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Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Crawford (the second site and buildings of 1829-?).
City: Prairie du Chien
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...
Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: GERMAN SCHOOL
Reference Number: 3934
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...
Description: Illustration of Fort Crawford.
Description: This map shows lots and streets and includes pencil manuscript notations on the front and certification statements on the reverse. The top left margin rea...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Commercial Hotel.
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...
Historic Name: ST. GABRIEL'S GRADE SCHOOL
Reference Number: 3904
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,...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The Dousman family and friends on the east porch of Villa Louis.
Description: Steam-powered car designed to run on ice across the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien. The LADY FRANKLIN made one successful trip across, but wa...
Description: Hand-colored lithograph portrait of Chippewa (Ojibwa) chief Kitch-ee-i-aa-ba, or the Big Buck. Painted at the Treaty of Prarie du Chien (1825).
Historic Name: CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
Reference Number: 3931
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147510
Description: Artesian Well, located near the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Minnesota Street (since renamed Wacouta). It was dubbed by some to be the "Grea...
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