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Description: Quarter-length portrait painting of Samuel Marshall.
Description: Battle scene.
Description: Painting of Lyman Copeland Draper.
Description: View of Rodolf farm.
Date: 1845 ca.
Description: View of Cheever's Mill, located on the St. Croix River.
Description: Horlick's Malted Milk Factory.
Date: date unknown
Description: An Ojibwa woman caulks the seams of a canoe with pitch.
Description: An oil painting of Cyrus McCormick.
Description: Painting made at Sante Fe of woman decorating pottery.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Oil on linen study of a Union Civil War soldier with a rifle. The painting was created by one of a group of German panorama painters active in Milwaukee d...
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Hand oil painted holiday card on wood. The scene is a seashore with foliage and rocks, two houses in the distance, and a snow-covered mountain in the backg...
Description: Absalom A. Townsend -- "Born in New Jersey, Dec. 7, 1810. Settled near Gratiot's Grove, Wis., May 18, 1827; served in the Black Hawk war; filled various co...
Description: A farmer is planting corn using the planter wire method.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: The Napoleon B. Van Slyke house located at 510 N. Carroll Street. The house was built for Van Slyke by A. Kutzbock about 1868.
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Portrait of Pocahontas.
Description: Cranberry harvesters at work. Mural painting in the U.S. Post Office at Berlin, Wis.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Levi B. Vilas built this house in 1853 at 521 North Henry Street on the corner of Langdon Street.
Description: Among his prominent occupations, William F. Vilas was a lawyer, professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School, Postmaster General, and United States...
Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...
Description: The three mast schooner, Moonlight, under sail. Painting numbered No. 65. The American schooner Moonlight was built in Milwaukee, 1874. At one time she w...
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