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Description: Methodist Episcopal Church.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: View seen from Brisbois Bluff.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: St. Mary's College and Academy.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: The Dousman House seen from the Mississippi River.
Date: 1957 ca.
Description: Aerial view of Campion College of the Sacred Heart.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Dousman Warehouse, East Water Street. Originally located on the wharf parallel with the river. Built 1839, and occupied by Dousman until about 1855.
Date: 1906 ca.
Description: High School built in 1896. George Fairfield, President of the Board of Education.
Description: Undated manuscript map. Prairie du Chien.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Exterior of warehouse, which was formerly a five storied grain elevator. This building stood downstream from the Diamond Jo warehouse. The Mississippi Rive...
Description: View from sidewalk of a street carnival with tents, circus banners and a Ferris Wheel set up in the middle of the street. Signboards advertise ice cream an...
Description: Brisbois Hotel, later part of Campion College.
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....
Description: Marquette monument, in memory of the discovery of the Mississippi River by Father Marquette and Louis Joliet, June 17, 1673. The monument was unveiled on S...
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...
Description: Fort Crawford. Hospital after restoration.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A view of the Diamond Jo warehouse.
Description: View of Minnesota Street.
Description: Villa Louis, the mansion of Hercules Dousman.
Date: date unknown
Description: The diesel-powered Zephyr passenger train of the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad on the tracks at the depot. The Zephyr was introduced at the Chicago...
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