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Campion College

Date: 1925 ca.

Description: View from a distance of Campion College.

Date: 1929-01-15 

Description: Intended for tourists, this brochure, titled: "Winneshiek World’s Famous Wild Life Refuge Historic Fort Crawford and Picturesque Prairie du Chien", feature...

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Dousman House Hotel

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Dousman House Hotel, built in 1863 near the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railroad to provide accommodations for its patrons. View looking southeast near...

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: 1890 ca.

Description: The Dousman Office building, later used as a pearl button factory.

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Woman's Building

Date: 1959 

Description: Woman's Building, one of the oldest buildings in the city. It is believed to have been built in 1842 by John Folsom, an early settler and farmer on the hei...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Crawford County Courthouse, built in 1875.

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Fort Crawford

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A view of the ruins of Fort Crawford.

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Cottage Community

Date: 1971 ca.

Description: A cottage and trailer house community along a river. A Schlitz beer advertising is nailed to a tree and reads, "Move up to Quality / Schlitz / The Beer Tha...

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Pile-Pontoon Bridge

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereoview of John Lawler's pile-pontoon railway bridge over the Mississippi River.

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Fort Crawford

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: One-half stereoview of town, looking northeast from Case's Block.

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: View from Bribois Bluff.

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Brisbois House

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: A view of the Brisbois House, east elevation.

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Description: Rev. Alfred Brunson's home, which was brought in pieces by flat boat from Meadville, Pennsylvania, via St. Louis in 1836. The construction and arrangement...

Date: 1864 

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...

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Commercial Hotel

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the Commercial Hotel.

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Fort Crawford

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford ruins.

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Artesian Well

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...

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French Cemetery

Date: 1953 

Description: French Cemetery, showing grave of Alice Irene Shoemaker who died in January of 1862. Calvary Cemetery is in the background.

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