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Date: 1894 ca.
Description: A view from Pleasure Park. The Wisconsin State Capitol is seen across the lake and is framed by two trees in the foreground.
Description: This map shows railroads, street railways, roads, wards, block numbers, parks, Lake Michigan, and one mile concentric circles indicating distance from the...
Description: Setting up camp on a bank of the Youghiogheny River. William Turville holds a canvas bag of bedding, while Jessie hands her son Fredrik a satchel from the...
Description: A Ponca Indian Sundance. The participants are lined up in the grass.
Description: Titled "A Ponca Indian Squaw dance". The participants hold up flags.
Description: Farm boys watering horses. Two of the young men are seated on horseback while a third stands near them.
Description: A log house built on rocky terrain, opposite Grape Island.
Description: Jessie Thwaites seated outdoors near a tent wiping dishes.
Description: View across river of the steamboat "Sunshine."
Description: Illustration of a man and horses with Bell's reaper of 1826.
Description: View across railroad tracks of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway engine #212, also known as the Waukesha Scoot, at Milwaukee's Union Depot.
Date: 1894-05-10 ca.
Description: A sign displaying the catch of trout by E. Krohn and T. Van Schaick.
Description: Die Grundung und Entwicklung der Kolonie Neu Glarus (The Founding and Development of the Colony of New Glarus). This German language pamphlet was published...
Description: Group portrait of the graduating class. The four men and four women are seated in the front yard of the photographer holding their diplomas.
Description: A view at the mouth of the Wabash River of a lone tree on what appears to be a peninsula.
Description: View of a traveling junk boat near the shoreline on the Youghiogheny River. There is a bridge in the background.
Description: View from shoreline of merchant boat, with the words Glass City on the side, floating down the Ohio River.
Description: Several men pose on the deck of a junk boat called "Ivory Wood No. 3" on the Indian Kentucky River.
Description: A man transports nitroglycerin in a boat which has a red danger flag at the bow (unseen against the dark background).
Description: Printing-out-paper contact print of 45 frames of the 5 second film known as "Edison Kinetoscopic Record of a Sneeze" or simply "Fred Ott's Sneeze." The fil...
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