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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147517
Description: A view of the site of the original Fort Crawford (1816-1831).
Villa Louis - a historic site
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Villa Louis on the Mississippi River, and adjacent buildings.
Creating the Wisconsin Territory
Description: View of water spouting from a pipe sticking out of a pond surrounded by stones on the grounds of Villa Louis. The house and two outbuildings are visible am...
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Photograph of a painting by Cal Peters depicting the surrender of Black Hawk at Fort Crawford in 1832.
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the backside...
Military Outposts in Wisconsin
A Short History of Wisconsin
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: View from Brisbois Point. Prairie du Chien lies below, and beyond the Mississippi river rise Iowa's hills.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View looking toward old Diamond Jo Warehouse, before the bridge was built.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford. Hospital ruins.
A Bizarre Story of Land Prospecting Gone Awry
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