Bird's eye view of the city of Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wis. 1872
BirdÕs eye view of the city of Eau Claire, Eau Claire County, Wis. 1872 / drawn by H. Brosius.
This 1872 birds-eye drawing of Eau Claire depicts street names and street locations, houses, trees, bridges, piers, canals, railroads, and the Chippewa and Eau Claire rivers. A reference key at the bottom of the map shows the locations of the city's court house, East Side Public School, West Side Public School, West Side Park, University Square, Railroad Depot, and specific denominational churches (Baptist, Presbyterian, Congregational, Baptist, Methodist, Lutheran, Roman Catholic, and Universalist). At the bottom left of the map is an inset street-view drawing of the West Side Public School, and at the bottom right of the map is an inset street-view drawing of the East Side Public School.