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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...
Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147507
Historic Name: Joseph Rolette House
Reference Number: 3958
Description: The first Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien, with the Mississippi River in the foreground. Although dated 1830, this scene was actually painted by Henry Le...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.
Reference Number: 147548
Description: Drawing of Prairie du Chien in 1836. "From an old cut."
Historic Name: Astor Fur Warehouse (American Fur Company)
Reference Number: 3953
Description: Hand-colored lithograph portrait of Chippewa (Ojibwa) chief Kitch-ee-i-aa-ba, or the Big Buck. Painted at the Treaty of Prarie du Chien (1825).
Description: Dousman family entertaining house guests on the lawn at Villa Louis. A table and chairs are set up on the grass and several of the group are holding baseba...
Historic Name: GERMAN SCHOOL
Reference Number: 3934
Date: 1864 after
Description: A view from lawn of the stone facade of St. Mary Academy. The arched main entrance is partially visible behind trees on left. A bell tower sits in the midd...
Description: This map is ink, pencil, and color on paper and shows numbered lots and labeled streets. The bottom margin of the map reads: "Recorded in the Registry of...
Description: Undated manuscript map. Prairie du Chien.
Historic Name: Gremore-Coorough House
Reference Number: 72069
Historic Name: LAWLER, JOHN, HOUSE
Reference Number: 3939
Description: A topographical view of the site of Fort Crawford.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: The Dousman Office building, later used as a pearl button factory.
Description: St. Gabriel's Roman Catholic Church.
Description: Stereograph of an artesian well, located near the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Minnesota Street (since renamed Wacouta). Construction was com...
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