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Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Engraving entitled "Tomb of Washington--Mount Vernon".
Date: 1839 ca.
Description: A chart showing the geological cross-section and the height above the surrounding landscape of several locations, such as Platte Mound in Wisconsin, and th...
Date: 1831 ca.
Description: Pencil drawing of the Shot Tower.
Date: 1838 after
Description: The Odd Fellows Hall, built in 1837-1838, was the first to be built west of the Allegheny Mountains. The cornerstones were laid by Thomas Widley.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawing of a railroad tunnel and railroad tracks.
Description: Exterior view of the Stockbridge Indian mission.
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.
Description: Plat for a proposed Sinsinawa City (never built), in Grant County, Wis. When it became clear in the mid-1830s that Wisconsin Territory would be established...
Description: Courthouse and surrounding buildings. There are also two horse-drawn carriages, people on horseback, and a few pedestrians.
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: People work in the garden at the Protestant Episcopal Mission Buildings.
Description: Drawing of the Solomon Juneau house on East Michigan. There are tethered bears on either side of the front door. Two people lean on the fence, watching the...
Description: Postcard reproduction of an oil painting of Fort Winnebago, which was built in 1827 by Major William Whistler and a detachment of the First Infantry.
Description: Territorial seal of Wisconsin. Shows a farmer in the foreground plowing behind horses, a Native American apparently heading west, a river steamboat and a l...
Description: Illustration of the Solomon Juneau fur trading post at Milwaukee in 1833.
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