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Description: Illustration of the Solomon Juneau fur trading post at Milwaukee in 1833.
Description: Drawing depicting the Milwaukee Bank Riot of June 24, 1861. A large crowd is gathered outside the State Bank and Mitchell's Bank. A fire burns in the stree...
Description: Pic Island on the north shore of Lake Superior.
Date: 1834 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Winnebago.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Sketch of John Muir's clock design.The built clock was a combination of scythes, wheels and arrows. A rough bough of burr oak was set upon a base incrusted...
Description: A sketch of a clock design by John Muir.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Black and white ink drawing of an old wooden well.
Description: An early view of Fort Winnebago.
Description: Lithograph elevated view of the Alexander Mitchell home and gardens seen from the corner of Ninth and Spring Streets. Pedestrians, horse-riders and a horse...
Description: Landscape featuring a rural city center with a prominent courthouse surrounded by fields and woods. Rolling erosion-softened mountains rise in the backgro...
Description: Watercolor illustration of a clock.
Description: House on rock outcropping. The house has two chimneys and is two stories high with porch at left, three windows on first story, one visible on second story...
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Lithographic view of a man in a canoe on Big-Foot's Lake (modern day Lake Geneva) with a small settlement on a bluff overlooking the lake. A group of birds...
Description: Pilgrims kneeling and praying at the holy well near Galway, Ireland.
Date: 1849-06-20 ca.
Description: The Black Hills sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).
Date: 1848 ca.
Description: Sketch of the Madison Women's Seminary on the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and East Johnson. The Madison Female Academy was a 19th century school for girls w...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of Racine College.
Description: View of the shoreline on the Walker Castle grounds. Two men are boating while a young boy fishes from the shore.
Description: Drawing of The National Democratic Convention in session at Charleston, South Carolina.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: The Rock River.
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