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Description: \Peck-a-ton-oka (Pecatonica River) with Rodolf farm in the background.
Description: Magazine illustration of home, titled as the "Soldiers' National Asylum at Milwaukee, Wisconsin". The building is in the background, and in the foreground...
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Z. Short who settled in 1842.
Description: Pic Island on the north shore of Lake Superior.
Description: Seating chart for members of the Wisconsin Assembly as published in the 1874 Legislative Manual, the Wisconsin Blue Book.
Description: View of the gun boat USS "Seneca".
Description: Pencil drawing of trees around the shore of a lake from across a field.
Description: The shot tower at Tower Hill State Park.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Photograph of a drawing of an Indian aiming his bow and arrow, with one foot standing on an earlier kill.
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawings of Unio plicatus and Unio radiatum (?) from the Scioto River, Cypraea tigris (Tiger cowry), and an Atlantic...
Description: Madison City Hall, 2 West Mifflin Street built in 1857.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Drawing by architect Stephen Vaughn Shipman of the dome for the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Wisconsin selected Shipman's design for the dome because of...
Description: The home of Mrs. Doc P. Maxwell, settled in 1857.
Description: A view of the main building on the campus of the State Normal School.
Description: "General Rosecranz and staff huredly [sic] erecting earthworks during the Battle at Corinth. The enemy driving in our lines." Men are on horses on a...
Description: Illustration of the Solomon Juneau fur trading post at Milwaukee in 1833.
Description: Fort Childs or New Fort Kearny in Nebraska Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the...
Description: Four map illustrations showing the political subdivisions of the Northwest Territory from 1805 through 1834.
Description: A hand-drawn map of the Battle of Wilson's Creek, Springfield, Missouri. Other notes and locations include: "Lyon was killed instantly while heading his tr...
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Shaded drawings with size dimensions for plans of "Tents used in Civil War. U.S. Army Regulation Tents." Upper left, "18. ft diam, Gilbert Anderson Hub...
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