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Description: This 1868 birds-eye view depicts the buildings, streets, railroad, vegetation and topography of Columbus, Wisconsin. The high school, cemetery, railroad de...
Description: Elevated view from shoreline of the steamboat Alexander Mitchell docked at the edge of the river. Captain Dave and passengers are posing on board. B...
Date: 1830 after
Description: This plat map is pen-and-ink on tracing paper and shows a paper city planned in the late 1830's located on the shore of Swan Lake, Columbia County, Wiscons...
Description: The Guppey Guard, a Wisconsin state militia unit, in formation on a street in Portage.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Steamboats docked in the Portage Canal, which was hand dug beginning in 1849 and completed in 1851. There are industrial buildings on either side of the ca...
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: H.A. Prensor and J.A. Ottesen and their families leaving the home of R. Daniel Rickelsen in Lodi.
Description: A dirt road leads to Dr. Blake's (probably Samuel M.) frame house in Lodi or Prairie du Sac. A family is under a tree near a wooden fence. On the right is...
Description: Evaline Helen Marshall and unidentified woman on a rock cliff over Devil's Lake.
Description: Stereograph of Lodi, Wisconsin.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: The commissary warehouse at Fort Winnebago.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a man on the end of the raft as he prepares to pass through the water's rough rapids.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Lodi, with inset of Public School.
Description: Panoramic view from shoreline of the Wisconsin River in the Wisconsin Dells as seen from the "Old Dell House." A canoe is visible on the shore on the far r...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Portage, with insets of the Court House and the Public School.
Description: Stereograph view of several groups of men on rafts loaded with felled trees.
Description: A fleet of rafts on the Wisconsin River below the Kilbourn dam.
Description: Bennett in uniform, showing his crippled right hand, taken when he was 23-years-old after he was ministered out of the Army. The hand wound was caused by...
Date: 1883 ca.
Description: The right half of an albumen stereograph of the Dahl and Amundsen families in front of the Amundsen home in Lodi, Wisconsin. From left to right seated are...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Poynette, with one vignette.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Black and white ink drawing of an old wooden well.
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