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Description: An Ojibwa man shows a completed bow or stem for a canoe that he's constructing.
Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of a painting of a family with a woman on the left, a man standing in the center, and two young children. The backdrop is a pine...
Description: An Ojibwa Indian man splits cedar wood to make ribs for the canoe he's constructing.
Description: "Three views in a short space show the peaceful appearance of what is now a busy paper mills center. The first, a double lock around which the village of C...
Description: This scene was painted by Seferina Contreras Klinger from memories of her grandmother, Aurelia M. Contreras, and her uncle, Fidel Contreras, who worked pic...
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
Description: An Ojibwa man pulls up jack pine roots to sew bark on a canoe that he's making.
Description: An Ojibwa woman reinforces bark during canoe-building by sewing weak points.
Description: A town scene featuring the blacksmith shop and horses.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Sunrise over Lake Monona and the Madison, Wisconsin isthmus, showing the Wisconsin State Capitol building in the distance.
Description: Painting by S.M. Brookes of the Wisconsin Heights Battlefield.
Description: A painting depicting Marquette and Joliet in a birch bark canoe with two other men during their excursion on the Mississippi River, which they discovered o...
Description: An Ojibwa woman coils jack pine roots as she prepares to pack them. The roots will be used in the construction of a canoe.
Description: An Ojibwa man and woman paddle a canoe on a lake at sunset.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of farm.
Description: Jean Nicolet (1598-1642) was the first European to see Wisconsin and was a prominent French explorer who, for many years, lived among the Indians of Quebec...
Description: An Ojibwa man and woman prepare to transport rolled bark back to their home to use in the construction of a canoe.
Description: Cranberry harvesters at work. Mural painting in the U.S. Post Office at Berlin, Wis.
Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...
Description: A canoe under construction is weighted down by rocks placed inside the vessel. The canoe is in a frame and an Ojibwa woman stands behind it.
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