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Community: Prairie du Chien
Historic Name: Benjamin F. And Wilhelmina S. Fay House
Reference Number: 3936
Historic Name: commercial building
Reference Number: 147512
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...
Historic Name: Commercial Hotel
Reference Number: 3914
Description: Dousman family entertaining house guests on the lawn at Villa Louis. A table and chairs are set up on the grass and several of the group are holding baseba...
Historic Name: CONGREGATIONAL CHURCH
Reference Number: 3931
Historic Name: Erdenberger Ice House
Reference Number: 72070
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Lawler Hall at Campion College. This image was made during the Civil War when the building was used as a U.S. Military hospital. Prior to the war, it was B...
City: Prairie du Chien
Description: Stereograph of John Lawler's pile-pontoon railway bridge over the Mississippi River.
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.
Historic Name: LAWLER, JOHN, HOUSE
Reference Number: 3939
Description: Group of twelve people, including Nina Dousman, gathered around a table outdoors, with a fountain spouting water in the background. Four people play cards...
Description: This plat map shows lots, the Kickapoo River, and the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: The Dousman family and friends on the east porch of Villa Louis.
Reference Number: 147546
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Description: This map is pen-and-ink and shows farm lots, other lots of land sectioned by acres, bluffs, and a coulee. Also included are notations in pencil and blue in...
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