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Description: Aline W. Hazard, WHA Homemakers program director, visits a sorghum mill in Prairie du Chien for her on-the-spot reporting of unusual Wisconsin industries.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Former residence of the commanding officer. General Zachary Taylor was its first resident. It was subsequently rebuilt under the command of General Brooke....
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A man dives off a pier into the Mississippi River. Another man is swimming in the water, while other men and boys stand on the floating pier.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: This map is ink, color, and pencil on paper and shows streets, farm lots, and a church. Hand written notes appear at the bottom of the map and are very li...
Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Benjamin F. And Wilhelmina S. Fay House
Reference Number: 3936
City: Prairie du Chien
Date: 1908 before
Description: St. Gabriel's Church. The parish was organized in 1817, the site of this church was acquired in 1836, and building began in 1839 under Father Cretin; Fathe...
Historic Name: HOLY TRINITY EPISCOPAL CHURCH
Reference Number: 3932
Date: date unknown
Description: A view of a river and surrounding landscape, taken from a high vantage point. In the foreground are a series of wooden structures, possibly homes and outb...
Description: View of Prairie du Chien Sanitarium. "The ground where this sanitarium stands was the site of Gen. Taylor's headquarters at Fort Crawford in 1832. It was...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View from the bluffs in or near McGregor, Iowa.
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: The former Astor (American Fur Trading Company) post building, now a museum of local history and fur trading history. There is a sign reading, "The Riversi...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Prairie du Chien Woolen Mill Company, established in 1890 by George Fairfield.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of Campion College.
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