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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Fort Crawford Military Hospital
Reference Number: 3897
City: Prairie du Chien
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, with buildings of 1829-?), on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 2 miles above the mouth of the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Brisbois House.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Galtier tomb, burial place of Father Lucien Galtier who was chaplain of the parish from 1847 to 1866.
Date: date unknown
Description: The diesel-powered Zephyr passenger train of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad on the tracks at the depot. The Zephyr was introduced at the Chicago...
Wisconsin Civil War Officer, Authtor, Attorney, State Senator
Historic Name: Vertefeuille, Francois, House
Reference Number: 93000142
Description: This map is pen-and-ink and shows farm lots, other lots of land sectioned by acres, bluffs, and a coulee. Also included are notations in pencil and blue in...
Date: 1829 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford, from a sketchbook attributed to Seth Eastman, 1808-1875. A graduate of West Point, Eastman briefly served at Fort Crawford, 1829-1839.
Description: View of Praire du Chien Sanitarium.
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147481
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: A front view of the Bribois house. It was built from limestone sold by the government after the construction of Fort Crawford.
Historic Name: W.S. Hoffman Memorial Athletic Center
Reference Number: 160881
Historic Name: Pierre and Marguerite Lariviere House
Reference Number: 229727
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Group of people on the front porch, weighing the guests. A visit was considered successful if the guests weighed more when they left.
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