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Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Engraved quarter-length portrait of N.W. Harris.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Soldiers' Orphans Home, formerly Harvey Hospital. The octagon house was originally built for Governor Leonard J. Farwell and designed by Aug...

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: A logging crew of the Upham Lumber Company, together with the company's locomotive, "Old Vanderbilt," formerly the Wisconsin Central Railroad's Engine No #...

Date: 1837 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Ta-vah-puts, Chief of the U-in-tah Utes, standing in a field.

Date: 1877 

Description: The first Farmers Alliance - also known as the Southern Alliance - is shown in front of the cabin in which their first formal meeting was held in 1877 in P...

Photograph

Old Mill Site

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A tall smokestack stands beside the Yahara River where it flows out of Lake Mendota. Remnants of the foundation and supports of Farwell's Madison Mills are...

Date: 1880-07-10 

Description: Large crowd of people in hall for the Democratic Convention at Cincinnati.

Date: 1884-07-10 

Description: Three men in matching hats pose with a photograph and a sign in support of Grover Cleveland.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A large group of men are snagging sturgeon from a bridge over the Wolf River. A sturgeon is hanging from a line. More men are sitting on a bridge support,...

Date: 1885 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Minneapolis Harvester Works, manufacturers of twine binders and other agricultural implements, featuring a chromol...

Photograph

Cassius Fairchild

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length carte-de-visite portrait of Colonel Cassius Fairchild, F & S, 16th Wisconsin Infantry, wearing his full uniform.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Nebraska Winnebago John Littlewalker. John wears two Ho-Chunk beaded bandolier bags across his chest, indicating his wealth and his status as an eligible b...

Date: 1886 

Description: Stereograph of a group of men standing and sitting on raft, watching Dick Stevenson in the center dancing. Zack Dugas is at left clapping time and Jack War...

Date: 1862 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Union officers eating a meal in camp.

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Photograph of a historic re-creation painting of two Pilgrims approaching an old fort converted into their first meeting house. Painted by W.L. Williams.

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Log cabin on trailer pulled by two horses used in the presidential campaign in Wisconsin to promote the candidacy of Benjamin Harrison.

Date: 1899 ca.

Description: A group of men stand with three or four teams of oxen pulling wagons at what appears to be a mill. Several buildings and a chute appear in the background.

Photograph

Aiming a Cannon

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Wisconsin National Gaurdsmen gathered around a cannon, possibly positioning it to aim at a target.

Photograph

U.S. Capitol

Date: 1863-07-11 

Description: View of the east front of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C. A small group of people stand near a fence on the lawn in front of the building. A...

Photograph

W. A. Oppel Grocery

Date: 1896 

Description: Grocers stand in front of the W. A. Oppel Grocery located at 116 East Main Street.

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