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Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Ruins at Fort Crawford.
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: This map is ink on cardboard and shows the location of military forts over the course of years. Also shown are points of interest, streets, the Mississippi...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: French Cemetery, showing the grave of Mrs. Alexander Gardipe.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, with buildings of 1829-?), on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 2 miles above the mouth of the Wisconsin River.
Description: Bird's-eye view drawing of the grounds of Villa Louis, the estate of the fur trading Dousman family. After the death of H. Louis Dousman's mother in 1882,...
Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - gazebo
Reference Number: 12638
Description: Former building of the Astor Company, also known as the Brisbois Fur Trading Post. The American Fur Company, which had been organized by John Jacob Astor i...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford ruins. This image may be even earlier than 1875; by the 1880's almost nothing was left of the actual fort compound buildings.
Historic Name: Joseph Rolette House
Reference Number: 3958
Date: date unknown
Description: Boys swimming in a lake pose for a photograph as others sit in a rowboat behind them.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Marquette Hall, a dormitory at Campion College.
Date: 1904 ca.
Description: Graves of Joseph Rolette and his daughter, Elizabeth. Rolette died in 1842. The cemetery itself may date as early as the middle of the 17th Century.
Description: Fort Shelby built in 1814 and named for the Governor of Kentucky, was surrendered to British forces later in 1814 and renamed Fort McKay. Pictured here is...
Description: A view of Campion College.
Description: This map shows streets, lots, and landownership. Also included are notations in pencil and blue colored pencil. Some lots are colored in blue, green, or...
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