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Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Exterior of the First Ward School.
Description: Birds eye drawing of Fort Atkinson, Jefferson County, depicts street names and street layouts, houses, trees, Rock River and Bark River. A reference key at...
Description: Profile view of a young passenger pigeon, on a cardboard box. This species of pigeon is now extinct. One of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in t...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of the Fox River.
Date: 1870 after
Description: A view of an intersection of tree-lined streets in a residential area. Homes are partially visible on the right.
Description: Seven passenger pigeons (possibly other types of pigeon as well?), a species of pigeon now extinct. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in t...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Tomah.
Description: A view of a tree-lined residential street with homes partially visible on the right.
Description: Newspaper article declaring peace between the United States and Great Britain at the end of the War of 1812.
Date: 1854 after
Description: A plaque declares the birthplace of the Republican Party.
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Interior view through curtained doorway of the Woodard's Victorian-era home. Elaborate rugs and wallpaper adorn the house, in addition to plants and wooden...
Description: Two maps on one page. The first page is a map of Milwaukee County with insets "Plan of Pewaukee, Waukesha Co.", "Plan of Oconomowoc, Waukesha Co.", "Plan o...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Men in a field with low hills in the background. Several men are on horseback. One man is riding a horse-drawn corn binder. All the men are wearing sombrer...
Description: Stereo view of a lake scene in Madison, probably looking south on Lake Monona at a boat race in progress. From the series "The Beauties of the City of Madi...
Description: McCormick Self-Rake reaper in front of a fence or wall in a factory(?) yard.
Description: Several passenger pigeons, a species of pigeon now extinct, on a perch. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O....
Description: Page from Eclipse Wind Engine Co. [Beloit, Wisconsin] catalog featuring an illustration of an Eclipse Wind Engine installed in a barn. A cut-away view show...
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Elevated view of the J. Green & Co. Store, a frame building with a false front, a third-story fan window and two full windows. Men stand nearby with farm i...
Description: Frederick Jackson Turner with his History Seminar in an alcove of the Historical Society rooms in the third Wisconsin State Capitol, about 1893-1894. Back...
Description: Directions for attaching the McCormick Self-Binder to a harvester. Features an illustration of an early wire binder.
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