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Prairie du Chien: the Americanization of a French Settlement
The French had a significant influence on the settlement of the United States, impacting city planning, land divisions, architecture, religion and many other aspects of life. Coming to the United States in search of trade ...
A Case Study in Wealth Distribution: The Evolution of Economic Prosperity and Wealth in Prairie du Chien
Historically, Prairie du Chien has played a significant role as a distributor of wealth and goods throughout the Lower Wisconsin Riverway. The railroad became one of the most important means of transportation of goods ...
A History of Religion and Churches in Prairie du Chien
Examining the lower third of the Wisconsin Riverway is an effective way to contextualize the complex development mechanisms our State and Nation, in general, have employed to progress throughout time. Specifically, the ...