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Description: Composite of photographic portraits of the members of the Wisconsin State Assembly.
Date: 1860 after
Description: A woman wearing a red shirt and a blue blouse with seven white stars, presumably Virginia, is shooting herself with a cannon that is marked "SECESSION". Ca...
Description: Brief letter from President Abraham Lincoln to Secretary of War Edwin Stanton asking to see the files for Carl Schurz of Wisconsin and Milo Smith Haskell (...
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Emil Wallber house with four people standing near the entrance. Wallber was the mayor of Milwaukee from 1884-1888. The location of the...
Description: Raft construction on the water.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: A photographic copy of an early, full-length studio portrait of Elizabeth Farnsworth Mears (1830-1907) standing in front of a painted backdrop with column...
Description: In his journal Hölzlhuber described his departure from Milwaukee. "I spent the last night from May 3rd to 4th, 1860, upon the ocean steamer Milwaukee
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: The State House of Massachusetts in Boston with the Union flag flying over it. Men and women walk in front of it. The caption below reads, "No traitor's fl...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: An engraving from a daguerreotype of Ulysses S. Grant.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Family stands at board fence, with a horse and carriage on the road in front of a two-story frame house.
Description: Acrobatic Gymnastics Club of the Milwaukee Turners, posing in a studio wearing their gymnastic clothing.
Description: Receipt for trees and shrubs purchased from John M. Dunlop by Hercules Dousman for gardens at Villa Louis.
Description: Two couples on porch of frame house with two girls sitting on side of house. Side windows of house have closed shutters; carriage behind house and fence li...
Description: Barren and battered trees on the Resacca battlefield. There is a house in a valley in the distance. Plate 21
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: "At the Spring," a woodcut illustration from McElroy's "Andersonville: Story of Southern Prisons."
Description: Stereograph of the Evergreen Cemetery, a private cemetery in Gettysburg opened in 1855. Because of its location on Cemetery Hill, the highest point in the...
Date: 1863 after
Description: A view of the gymnasium at Northwestern College. A staircase leads up the terraced hill to the brick building.
Description: 1861 Racine and Mississippi Railroad Pass belonging to Jackson Kemper.
Description: Page one of "The Workingman's Advocate." The front page of the newspaper includes an illustration that advertises "Artificial Legs and Arms" for wounded Ci...
Description: Map of northwestern Georgia shows Union and Confederate troop positions between Chattanooga, Tenn., and Jonesboro, Ga., May-Sept., 1864. Wisconsin units in...
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