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Newspaper Article/Clipping

The senatorial question

Date: 1875-1-08

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Property Record

114 E. Blackhawk Ave.

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: commercial building

Reference Number: 147508

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

Early historical events of Prairie du Chien

Date: 1905-7-27

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Stark's

Reference Number: 147543

Property Record

600 S MICHIGAN

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3944

Photograph

Cottage Community

Date: 1971 ca.

Description: A cottage and trailer house community along a river. A Schlitz beer advertising is nailed to a tree and reads, "Move up to Quality / Schlitz / The Beer Tha...

National or State Registers Record

521 North Villa Louis Road

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: Villa Louis

Reference Number: 66000123

Painting

Fort Crawford

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Photograph of a painting of the second Fort Crawford, built 1829-1835. The first Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien was built in 1816, abandoned in 1826, r...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Letter of 1776 read at graves reunion

Date: 1927-8-24

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date:  

Description: View of the central hall at Villa Louis. The hall is decorated with sculptures, paintings and other decorative items. There is a stairway at left.

Drawing

Fort Crawford

Date: 1817 

Description: Forth Crawford (1816-1831).

Photograph

John Muir

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Head and shoulders oval ortrait of John Muir (1838-1914), taken about 1875.

Property Record

928 S BEAUMONT

Community: Prairie du Chien

County: Crawford

Historic Name: 

Reference Number: 3892

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. At the time this photograph was taken, the structure was occupied by Ben...

Historical Essay

Catlin, John, 1803-1874

Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.

Brief biography of pioneer lawyer, politician and railroad man John Catlin.

Date: 1918-5-26

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A view of the interior of St. Gabriel's Church.

Postcard

Fort Crawford

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: A view of Fort Crawford (1829-1835).

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Legion may get famed old villa

Date: 1934-4-08

County: Crawford

City: Prairie du Chien

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