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Description: Drawing of Fort Winnebago (near present-day Portage) that illustrated "Wau-Bun," Juliette Kinzie's memoir of her experiences on the early Wisconsin fronti...
Description: Two-story home with sloping roof. One man is whipping a team of eight cattle while another man drives the plow behind them. To the left stands a man near a...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Assorted Indian utensils and arms.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Billy Shane, a Shawnee Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, drawn at the Treaty of Massinnewa (1827). Fought for the Americans and...
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: Photographic print of an amateur painting, probably representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin." The Peck Cabin, one of the many free variations o...
Description: Engraving of Wahk-Tä-Ge-Li, a Sioux Indian in warrior dress.
Description: Waa-bin-de-ba, or the White Headed Eagle, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio.
Description: Mexkemahuastan, Indian Chief of the Gros-Ventres of the prairies.
Description: Tshu-gue-ga, a celebrated Chief, half Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) and half French. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of...
Description: Mandan Indian standing before an idol.
Description: Portrait of Eleazer Williams.
Description: A detail of a full-length portrait of Henry Dodge.
Description: Wa-em-boesh-kaa, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Fond du Lac (1836). He is smok...
Description: Engraving of Indians on horseback along river with Indian grave on hill in background.
Description: Minatarre scalp dance ceremonial gathering.
Description: An early type of sidewheel passenger and freight steamboat The Milwaukie, also known as The Milwaukee. It was used on Lake Erie and upper lak...
Description: Indians in combat at Fort McKenzie on August 28th, 1833.
Description: Mándeh Páhchu, a young Mandan Indian.
Description: Abigail Louise Smith Tallmadge (1804-1857) was the daughter of a New York judge and the mother of nine children. This portrait of Mrs. Tallmadge was painte...
Description: The White Castles, on the Upper Missouri River.
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