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Description: British evacuation of their fort at Prairie du Chien after the end of the War of 1812. Fort Shelby, the first fort at Prairie du Chien, was built in 1814 b...
Description: Oil portrait of John W. Quinney (1797-1855).
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Ebenezer Brigham.
Description: Portrait painting of Governor William H. Upham.
Description: A town scene featuring the blacksmith shop and horses.
Date: 1934-10-07 ca.
Description: James Jacco, Red Cliff Chippewa, and William Webster, Odanah Chippewa, competing in a lacrosse game on October 7, 1934.
Description: Portrait of Frederick Horn (1815-1893), a Democrat. He was a lawyer and editor of the Cedarburg Weekly News. His years of public service began in 1842 and...
Description: Waist-up portrait of Jane Dousman.
Description: Painted portrait of John Arndt resting his hands on a cane.
Description: A horse-drawn wagons, also known as milk buggies, drop off cans of milk at the country cheese factory during summer.
Description: Chief Oshkosh, (1795-) August 29, 1858, Menomonee Indian chief.
Description: Portrait of Vinnie Ream Hoxie with a harp.
Description: Robert Brady Lawrence Murphy was born on December 5, 1901 at 711 Langdon Street in Madison, Wisconsin. He received a B.A. (1929) and an M.A. (1930) in hist...
Description: Quarter-length portrait painting of Samuel Marshall.
Date: 1860-05-04 ca.
Description: From Holzlhuber's journal:
"I spent the last night from May 3rd to 4th, 1860, upon the ocean steamer 'Milwaukee'. I had taken up my quarters in K cabin. I...
Description: A copy of the portrait painting of Elizabeth Paddy Winsley, who was of Plymouth, Massachusetts Colony ancestry. Elizabeth was marred to John Wensley, a ver...
Description: A farm boy rides the "hay-fork horse" as the farmer loads hay into the barn during haying time in July.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Painting of farm.
Description: Detail of a painted portrait of Stevens Thomson Mason, the first governor of Michigan.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Oil on linen study of a dead or wounded Civil War soldier created as a preliminary study by one of the Milwaukee panorama painters active during the 1889s....
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