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Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3917

Lesson Plan

Little Elk, 1829

Use the 1829 speech by Little Elk, Ho-Chunk orator, to learn more about Ho-Chunk views on Euro-American cultures

Newspaper Article/Clipping

First steamer was a wonder to settlers

Date: 1920-12-02

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

National or State Registers Record

CTH K, 0.35 mi. S of jct. with Limery Rd.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Vertefeuille, Francois, House

Reference Number: 93000142

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Historical discovery at Campion College

Date: 1922-5-10

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Photograph

Northwest Fur Co.

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: This building was supposedly once used as a storage house for the Northwest Fur Co.

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: View looking toward old Diamond Jo Warehouse, before the bridge was built.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: NORTHWEST FUR CO OFFICE

Reference Number: 3899

Date: 1925-10-21

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Newspaper Article/Clipping

First settlement of Prairie du Chien

Date: 1919-5-14

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1864 

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...

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...

When the Beaver was King

Discover how beavers transformed Wisconsin's economy in the 1650s for the next two centuries.

Historical Essay

The War of 1812

Wisconsin's Involvement with the war on the French, British and Natives

Learn how the British relinquished control of Wisconsin and Americans took over the region's fur trade during the war of 1812.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Old Fort Crawford

Date: ????-2-06

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Pioneer days back in fifties

Date: 1906-9-05

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

A Plot of Land Becomes a City

Discover how Wisconsin went from a small part of a territory to a capital city.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

The scalping knife of Wakonshutskee

Date: 1922-3-05

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Property Record

113 VILLA LOUIS RD

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Chas. Erdenberger House

Reference Number: 72071

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.

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