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Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of Captain John Gass, (1765-?). The portrait is waist-up, facing front but slightly to the left. He wears a vertically striped...
Description: Part of George Harrison's "Map of the City of Madison," showing the development of the isthmus and the small size of the second Capitol (54' x 104') in com...
Description: This map is hand-colored and mounted on cloth and shows lot and block numbers and dimensions, landownership, streets, railroads, selected buildings, fair g...
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Neely Gray. He was born in Brook County, Virginia, on February 25, 1810, and came to Wisconsin on April 4, 1835.
Description: View of the city of Superior.
Date: 1857 ca.
Description: Oval-framed view from street of the corner bank building at 111 S. Hamilton Street, with houses on the left and right. The main business is Millers Bank In...
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Captain Chapman.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: This map shows the railroad routes that lead to Milwaukee. Portions of Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois are visible. Lake Michigan is seen on the right, while...
Description: Tintype of Michael De Perry and unidentified child.
Description: Assembly bill 175 which legalized the business of banking in Wisconsin.
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of John T. Kingston. He was born in St. Clair County, Illinois, on January 31, 1819. Kingston settled in Racine on December...
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: This bird's-eye-view map of Madison is looking north across Lake Monona. The map features two women and two men on a lookout. In the background couples are...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Laurits Esmark (1806-1884), Norwegian Zoologist. Esmark served as a professor of Zoology at Christiania University in...
Description: Diagram drawing of a kitchen vegetable garden.
Description: This map show the surveyed southern part of state and includes "profile of the Milwaukee and Mississippi Rail Road." Counties are shown in pink, green, blu...
Description: This map shows additions and subdivisions to Milwaukee, city wards, roads, railroads, and selected buildings. This map was engraved to accompany the city d...
Description: This map shows the state of Wisconsin in 1856. Counties in existence at the time and the division of townships, railroads, both existing and proposed, and...
Description: This map shows township grids, existing settlements, Indian reservations, rivers, lakes, and treaty lines. A portion of Minnesota is visible. Lake Michigan...
Description: First page of Assembly Bill 175 approving the business of banking in Wisconsin.
Description: Pic Island on the north shore of Lake Superior.
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