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Property Record

129 E. Blackhawk Ave.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: commercial building

Reference Number: 147518

Date: 1908 after

Description: St. Gabriel's Church.

Postcard

Pontoon Bridge

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: The original Lawler pontoon bridge was replaced in 1910 by this pontoon bridge.

Date:  

Description: A large group of men of various ages sitting outdoors on a large mound of empty clam shells. The shells have holes drilled in them, probably for the pearl...

Photograph

Villa Louis Grounds

Date:  date unknown

Description: Composite panoramic view showing gazebo, star bed, and southeast corner of the lawn.

Missionary and Clergyman

Biography of Richard Fish Cadle, Episcopal clergyman and missionary who established many Wisconsin parishes.

Property Record

c. 128 E. Blackhawk Ave.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: commercial building

Reference Number: 147512

Date: 1930-6-29

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Map or Atlas

Lower Prairie du Chien

Date: 1856 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, depot building, and the Milwaukee & Mississippi Rail Road.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Villa Louis, also known as Dousman Mansion, in an aerial view.

Historical Essay

Civil War Loyalty Flag

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

20-star United States Flag used in initiation ceremonies to the Union League, where members swore to protect the Union and its values, Prairie du Chien, Wi

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Early historical events of Prairie du Chien

Date: 1905-7-27

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1919-10-14

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Minnesota Street

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: View of Minnesota Street.

Date: 1938 

Description: Interior, St. Gabriel's Church.

Date: 1855 

Description: This map shows streets and lots. The right side of the map includes notes on widths of streets and certifications. The top right reads: "Parish's Additio...

Date: 1919-2-26

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photographs of Public Libraries in Wisconsin

Learn about how the Wisconsin Free Library Commission helped to establish and improve free public libraries in Wisconsin.

Photograph

Hotel, Powers Lake

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: Hotel and dining room.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Prairie du Chien historical

Date: -10-15

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

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