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Date: 1858 ca.
Description: From Cave City, Kentucky, Holzlhuber took a stagecoach to visit Mammoth Cave two miles away. In the background is seen the Mammoth Cave Hotel, where he sta...
Description: Portrait of the governor in the executive chamber.
Date: 1857-07-26 ca.
Description: At the opening of the railway, the locomotive 'Grand Rapids' was manned by the railroad personnel of the main plant in Hamilton. At the the head was Mr. Mu...
Description: Portrait of Coles Bashford, Wisconsin's fifth governor.
Date: date unknown
Description: Cranberry harvesters at work. Mural painting in the U.S. Post Office at Berlin, Wis.
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: Painted portrait of Democrat John Whitcome Reynolds.
Description: From Holzlhuber's journal:
"One of the most interesting expeditions which I have ever made in my life was a trip on a trolley railway car." Julius Movius,...
Description: Waist-up portrait of Hercules L. Dousman.
Description: Levi Sterling — "Born in Woodford county, Ky., Jan 2,, 1804. Arrived at Galena, March, 1826, and in May located near Mineral Point, Wis.; served as sheriff...
Description: Photograph of painted portrait of Governor Walter Goodland.
Description: A painting of an Oneota farmer with village in the background.
Description: The alarm at Humboldt, Tennessee, July 28th, 1862. A watercolor by John Gaddis of the 12th Wisconsin Volunteers Company E.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: Painted portrait of Walter Jodok Kohler, Jr.
Description: Waist-up seated portrait of Abram D. Smith.
Description: Portrait of John Starkweather.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of the Roman Catholic community of St. Nazianz.
Description: Sioux on horseback charging with weapons raised.
Description: "Tallmadge, Nathaniel Pitcher (Feb. 8, 1795-Nov. 2, 1864), lawyer, politician, U.S. Senator from N.Y., territorial governor of Wisconsin, b. Chatham, N.Y....
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