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Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of a painting of General Josiah Harmar. General Harmar fought for the United States against Native Americans in the 1780's and...
Date: date unknown
Description: Front and back views of a miniature portrait of Henry Gratiot (1789-1836), a prominent figure in southwestern Wisconsin during the lead mining era. Gratiot...
Description: A painted portrait of Walter Jodok Kohler completed after his death.
Description: Portrait painting of Governor William H. Upham.
Description: Quarter-length painted portrait of Harrison Ludington (1812-1891).
Description: Waist-up seated portrait of Abram D. Smith.
Description: An Ojibwa man prepares to fell a tree to use in the construction of a canoe.
Description: An Indian man sits in front of a dwelling forming a bow or stem for a canoe that he's making.
Date: 1866 ca.
Description: Full-length portrait of Morgan L. Martin standing in a landscape, with a dog sitting at his feet.
Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of Solomon Juneau. He was born in Lower Canada on August 9th, 1793, Juneau came to Michigan (then), now Wisconsin, in Septembe...
Description: An Ojibwa man and woman split and peel bark from a tree for use in the construction of a canoe.
Description: An illustration created using cutout photographs and white, gray and black paint on cream colored paper. The scene depicts, in profile, a man pulling a loa...
Description: An Ojibwa man sits on the ground tying cedar materials with wigub as a woman looks on. The cedar will be used in the construction of a canoe.
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: "One of the most interesting expeditions which I have ever made in my life was a trip on a hand-car," Hölzlhuber wrote. Julius Movius, the General Agent fo...
Description: Neighbors work together in the final process of sawing firewood, as they saw poles into blocks. The man with the plaid shirt and suspenders is the owner of...
Description: Full-length portrait engraving of George Washington seated with books and saber, from a painting by Chappel.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Daniel Bread wearing a suit.
Date: 1829 ca.
Description: Watercolor miniature of Isaac Winnesheek, Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Chief.
Description: Townspeople fleeing the Great Peshtigo Fire of 1871.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Lyman C. Draper. This shows him at the time he assumed the position of Historical Society superintendent, at the age of 38.
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