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Photograph

Fort Crawford

Date: 1864 

Description: Fort Crawford was decommissioned in 1856, having outlived its usefulness as a frontier post. During the Civil War, however, it functioned as a military ho...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Copy of reply about pontoon bridge

Date: 1940-10-16

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Fort Crawford

Date: 1930 

Description: Fort Crawford, a view of the ruins of the hospital building.

Property Record

508 S BEAUMONT

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3909

Property Record

138 N MARQUETTE RD

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 125499

Date: 1928-2-29

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Brisbois House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Brisbois house.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Stark's

Reference Number: 147543

Date: 1935-8-20

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Dr. J.P. Scanlan

Date: 1941-08-19 

Description: Dr. J.P. Scanlan, Wisconsin historian.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Panoramic view of the east lawn at Villa Louis. The house and office building can be seen at right.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated panoramic view of the west lawn at Villa Louis. Several trees and shrubs, a flag pole, and a swimming hole can be seen in the yard. A pontoon rail...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Born in old Fort Crawford

Date: 1921-10-

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1923-11-25

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: The Dousman Office building, later used as a pearl button factory.

Date: 1932-9-22

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Marquette University dean, Archibald J. Tallmadge, S.J. delivers a speech at the 250th anniversary celebration of the discovery of the Mississippi River by...

Property Record

WATER ST

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Michael Brisbois House

Reference Number: 3952

Date: 1820 

Description: This map displays the plan for claiming various settlement zones in the Prairie des Chiens area in 1820. It shows Fort Crawford and 87 confirmed and unconf...

Date: 1918 

Description: Exterior view of show windows of the Prairie du Chien City Library. The cardboard backing reads: "Prairie du Chien, 1918." Reverse of the cardboard mountin...

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