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Description: Farwell's Mill on the Yahara River at Lake Mendota.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, streets, depot building, and the Milwaukee & Mississippi Rail Road.
Description: This plat map shows lots, the Kickapoo River, and the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye view of business district of Oshkosh, "drawn after nature" by the artist.
Description: Albumen print of the Congressional Committee, in front of the Abraham Lincoln home for Lincoln's funeral. The Congressional Committee accompanied Lincoln's...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the upper Mississippi River. The text on the photograph reads, "From Whitney's Gallery, St. Paul, Minn."
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Waterworks looking northwest.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Oshkosh, "drawn from nature."
Description: The ferry landing in Weston, Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oreg...
Description: This map covers parts of Minnesota, Iowa, and South Dakota and advertised 1,000,000 acres of land available. Communities, roads, and railroad lines are lab...
Description: Polish immigrants in Market Square wearing Polish national dress. The men are wearing suits, coats, and hats. The women are wearing dresses, shawls and hat...
Description: In 1847, a year before Wisconsin entered statehood, most of the county shapes in southeastern and southern Wisconsin looked the same as they do today, wher...
Description: Group potrait posed in a horse-drawn carriage outside the David Atwood House, at 204 Monona Avenue. Caption on back of photograph reads: "Group of ladies i...
Description: This hand-colored map includes business directories, a statistical table, as well as illustrations of public, residential, and commercial properties. Commu...
Date: 1878 before
Description: A view of the Ocean House hotel with men, women, and children posing in front of it. An additional group of people stands on the third story balcony. Two...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: The rear view of the Ceylon Building, which was from the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago. The building was later purchased by J.J. Mitchell, moved...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Bridge over the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Water Tower located on East Washington Avenue.
Description: View of Milwaukee.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Rough sketch of the Astor house made from memory.
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