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Description: A view of Fort Crawford after restoration.
Date: 1918 ca.
Description: View of the Burlington Railroad tracks south of the city, near Campion College.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: The Diamond Jo warehouse, a view from the river.
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Prairie du Chien Woolen Mill Company, established in 1890 by George Fairfield.
Description: French Cemetery.
Description: Aerial photograph of Prairie du Chien showing the Mississippi River in the upper portion of the picture.
Date: date unknown
Description: Schoolhouse at Lawerton(?), built 1859. There is a bell tower on the roof. Several of the windows are boarded up, and the door is either wide open or missi...
Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the back of...
Description: "Section of New Prairie du Chien Marquette $1,000,000 Suspension Bridge. Total length 3729 feet. Only suspension bridge on the Mississippi River. Open for...
Date: 1925 ca.
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: Stereograph of artesian well, apparently not the same one that was located near the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Minnesota Street (since rena...
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery, restored by the United States Government about 1905.
Description: Stereograph of the Artesian Well near the intersection of Wisconsin and Minnesota (later renamed Wacouta) Streets. The following is printed on the backside...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Campion Jesuit High School, Lawler Hall, finished in 1955.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford (the original site, 1816-1831).
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois house.
Description: During the War of 1812, the only battle fought in Wisconsin was in Prairie du Chien, in 1814. Made fifty-six years later, this birds eye drawing depicts th...
Description: Galtier tomb, burial place of Father Lucien Galtier who was chaplain of the parish from 1847 to 1866.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Ruins of old Fort Crawford.
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