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Date: 1930 ca.

Description: A Mineral Point high school used through 1904.

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Walker Hotel

Date:  date unknown

Description: The ruins of the Walker Hotel.

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: The living area in the restored Cornish miner's house, called Polperro, on Shake Rag Street. The house was temporarily covered with siding, but after resto...

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Doorway at Taliesin

Date: 1936 ca.

Description: Glass doorway with glass side lights and glass above at Taliesin, the summer home of architect Frank Lloyd Wright and the Taliesin Fellowship. Taliesin is...

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Description: Portrait of John Greene, an original settler.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Southeast elevation of Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright, including the covered terrace off the dining room. The photograph was possibly made from...

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Shake Rag Street

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Shake Rag Street, showing Cornish miner's homes. The street was formerly called Howard Street in honor of Capt. R.C. Howard who was stationed at Fort Defia...

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Taliesin I entry loggia from the porte-cochere.

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Abandoned Farmhouse

Date: 1963-10-27 ca.

Description: Several trees surround an abandoned farmhouse on a hill.

Date: 2008 

Description: Manufactured by the Milwaukee Corrugating Company, Josiah Paynter's filling station at 110 South Chestnut Street was the first in Mineral Point.

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Wisconsin's first Alice in Dairyland, Margaret McGuire, riding on a float in a parade in her hometown.

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Trelawny Patio

Date: 1946 ca.

Description: The patio and backyard area at the Cornish miner's cottage on Shake Rag Street called Trelawny. The cottage was restored under the ownership of Robert M. N...

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Pond at Taliesin

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: The pond at Taliesin, the home of Frank Lloyd Wright. Wright referred to the pond as a water garden. The pond was created when a stream on the property w...

Date: 1915-09 

Description: Sheet 7 of a Sanborn map of a portion of Mineral Point.

Date: 1906 

Description: Interior of Cecil W. Smith's room at Hillside Home School showing his desk and work table.

Date: 1948-06-07 

Description: Governor Rennebohm placing a wreath of red roses on the head of Highland's Margaret McGuire, who was selected as Wisconsin's first Alice in Dairyland. Marg...

Date: 1955 ca.

Description: An aerial view of Mineral Point showing the construction of State Highway 23-39.

Date: 1911 ca.

Description: Bedroom off the end of the workroom with bunk beds, and a t-square. A painting by George Niedecken hangs on the back wall. Bunk beds are at both sides of...

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Charles Green

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Description: Charles Green, the last survivor of the African American colony at Pleasant Ridge (near Lancaster, WI) looks out over the community graveyard.

Date: 1957-08 

Description: Architect Frank Lloyd Wright and an unidentified man are in Wright's studio at Taliesin, Wright's summer home, looking at drawings. Taliesin is located in...

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