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Date: 1865 ca.
Description: A view of the Brisbois Hotel, built in the early 1860's, and used as a hospital during the Civil War. It was later part of Campion High School.
Description: A woodprint of women with frightened child entitled "The First Dip Into Salt Water."
Description: Detail (central image) of "The Southern Prisons of U.S. Officers" showing Camp Asylum in South Carolina.
Description: Albumen print of the Congressional Committee, in front of the Abraham Lincoln home for Lincoln's funeral. The Congressional Committee accompanied Lincoln's...
Description: The ruins of a railroad depot after General Sherman's men burned the town near the end of the Civil War.
Description: Reproduction of a carte-de-visite portrait of Manning Ferguson Force (1824-1899), U.S. Army Commander. Force led the 20th Ohio Volunteer Infantry in the Un...
Description: The Institution for the Education of the Blind where Louisa May Alcott attended school. Writing on the photo reads "Institution for the Education of the Bl...
Description: The siege of Petersburg, VA, April 2-9, 1965. From a sketch by James Kiness.
Description: Invitation to the Presidential Inaugural Ball that celebrated the re-election of Abraham Lincoln, together with Andrew Johnson, who succeeded to the Presid...
Description: Front of a fund-raising certificate of the U.S. Sanitary Commission appointing Emily Grouch a sergeant in the Army of the American Eagle. The Commission f...
Description: View of a mission house, erected between 1862 and 1873.
Description: Drawing of the planned layout for the military training facility at Camp Randall.
Description: A drawing of Milton Academy.
Description: Belle Case La Follette, later the wife of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., posed in a dress that her Grandmother Case spun, wove, and sewed for her.
Description: Milwaukee Street looking west with small dog in foreground.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Leonard J. Farwell.
Description: Chromolithograph portrait of "Old Abe", eagle mascot of Company C, 8th Wisconsin Regiment (the Eau Claire Eagles). Old Abe is perched on a cannon with his...
Description: Composite photograph of the Wisconsin Assembly.
Description: This is a map of Wisconsin's county boundaries (outlined in red) during the last year of the Civil War in 1865. Each county's population is handwritten in...
Description: Studio portrait of William Sanderson McCormick (1815-1865).
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