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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - main house
Reference Number: 12633
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: This early 19th century manuscript map of Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, shows sections, landownership and acreages, roads, and ferries in the towns of Bridg...
Historic Name: Prairie du Chien City Hall
Reference Number: 3913
Description: This map displays the plan for claiming various settlement zones in the Prairie des Chiens area in 1820. It shows Fort Crawford and 87 confirmed and unconf...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Fort Crawford Military Cemetery. Photograph made before restoration by the United States Government. Soldiers' families were also buried in the cemetery.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Group of people on the front porch, weighing the guests. A visit was considered successful if the guests weighed more when they left.
Description: Prairie du Chien (vicinity) about 1895-1900. Shell buyers with their launches and barges docked at shoreline. Freshwater clam shells were used in the pearl...
Description: This plat map shows landowners, the Mississippi River, the Marais de St. Friole, and an old fort. The left margin reads: "Part of the Main Village of Prai...
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147523
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - gazebo
Reference Number: 12638
Description: British evacuation of their fort at Prairie du Chien after the end of the War of 1812. Fort Shelby, the first fort at Prairie du Chien, was built in 1814 b...
Reference Number: 147544
Historic Name: CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
Reference Number: 3931
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: Photograph of the death notice of Daniel G. Fenton, a Judge of the County Court, published by the Members of the Bar of Crawford County.
Description: Union troops at Lawler Hall which was used as a U.S. military hospital during the Civil War. Originally built as the Brisbois Hotel in 1857, it was given f...
Reference Number: 147508
Reference Number: 125502
Historic Name: VILLA LOUIS - ice house
Reference Number: 12635
Description: The Dousman family and friends on the east porch of Villa Louis.
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