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Description: Battle flag of the Second Regiment Mississippi Volunteers captured together with much of the regiment by the Sixth Wisconsin Volunteers at Gettysburg July...
Date: date unknown
Description: A letter from Margaret Marsh of La Canada, California, to Senator William Proxmire that reads, "Dear Senator Proxmire, You are WONDERFUL! When i think back...
Description: Handwritten first page of Increase Lapham's unpublished gazetteer of Wisconsin.
Description: An introduction to the Kentucky Papers, written by Spencer Records, which begins, "I have written the following narrative partly for my own satisfaction an...
Date: 1963 ca.
Description: Cover of pamphlet entitled "Louisiana Story 1963", by James Farmer. Produced by the Congress of Racial Equality (CORE).
Description: Document written by Ebenezer Brigham listing events at Fort Blue Mounds.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: Business stationery of George B. Peck, editor of Peck's Sun, a Milwaukee newspaper. Peck was well-known for his humorous column, "Peck's Bad Boy," a...
Description: Banner from newspaper from the day after Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Description: Handwritten page from Increase Lapham's unpublished gazetteer of Wisconsin. The page includes entries for Choaking Creek, Cincinnati, City of the Four Lak...
Description: Page, removed from the Grant family bible, containing an image of Jesse R. Grant, father of Ulysses S. Grant.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Walt Whitman regarding publishing a book he was writing.
Description: Opening spread of Reuben Gold Thwaites' diary of his 1887 trip on the Fox River.
Description: The address cover page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: Front page of the Certificate of Incorporation for the Summit Bank in Oconomowoc.
Description: Newsprint extra about the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. It appeared on the back page of publication with a time line of events as they occurred.
Description: A list of prisoners of war. Governor Hamilton is at the top of the list.
Description: Page 2 of textual description of Brundage family and their resettlement from poor farmland to land better suited to agriculture.
Description: A page in Samuel Marshall's diary, dated September 28, 1842, with several short entries.
Description: Second page of a letter from Robert and Vicki Gabriner to Russell Gilmore at the Wisconsin Historical Society describing their experiences collecting civil...
Description: Front cover of University of Wisconsin Extension Service Special Circular 20 dealing with rural schools. The cover features a drawing of two children walki...
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