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Description: "Hamburg Landing, 4 miles below Pittsburg Landing, Commisary [sic] Depot of Gen. Hallek's Army." An encampment with soldiers along the river with a...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of a clock design by John Muir.
Description: Watercolor illustration of a clock.
Description: Plan and elevation of the post hospital at Camp Randall.
Description: Watercolor illustration of a barometer designed by John Muir in his boyhood.
Description: Muir's illustration of a means to record time by use of a star. He titled the drawing "The star hand rising and setting with the sun all the year".
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the Second Ward School House, copied from the 1868 Madison City Directory.
Description: A sketch of an invention by John Muir.
Description: Marshall Academy in Marshall, Wisconsin.
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...
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Shaded drawings with size dimensions for plans of "Tents used in Civil War." Upper left, "18. ft diam 'SIBLEY' TENT."Upper right, "18. ft diam HASK...
Description: A John Muir sketch of a fancake draught of sawframe with crankshaft in position. Scale two inches per foot. Depth of frame 5 1/2 inches. Speed of cranks...
Description: A hand-drawn map of the Battle of Shiloh, Pittsburg Landing, Tennessee. Additional Notes include "Reserve Artillery", "Hospital", "Owl Creek", and "Snake C...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: A drawing of the American House, 1 North Pinckney Street. It burned down in a fire in 1868.
Description: Original plan of Camp Randall, to accompany a report by N.B. Van Slyke, Captain and Assistant Quartermaster.
Description: A watercolor illustration of a combined thermometer, hygrometer, barometer, and pyrometer.
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...
Description: Cannons aimed out of several openings. Soldiers are working with cannons.
Description: A sketch of a graph-making invention.
Description: View of the shoreline on the Walker Castle grounds. Two men are boating while a young boy fishes from the shore.
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