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Description: Jean Nicolet (1598-1642) was the first European to see Wisconsin and was a prominent French explorer who, for many years, lived among the Indians of Quebec...
Description: A watercolor of a group of Indians sitting around a fire under a cliff.
Description: Print of a Gilbert Stuart painted portrait of Thayendangea (known also as Joseph Brant). He wears a feathered headdress and a shell around his neck.
Description: A watercolor of a set of archaic Indian deer hunters with their kill.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Portrait of Milo Milton Quaife (1880-1959), serving as director and editor from 1914 to 1920.
Description: Portrait of Austin E. Quinney with dog.
Description: A watercolor of prehistoric Indians building an effigy mound.
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: From Holzlhuber's journal:
"One of the most interesting expeditions which I have ever made in my life was a trip on a trolley railway car." Julius Movius,...
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Color portrait of inventor and industrialist Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884), possibly by Lawton S. Parker.
Date: date unknown
Description: Formal painted portrait of Governor Nelson Dewey.
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
Description: Photograph of an oil portrait of Wisconsin Senator James Stout.
Description: Photograph of painted portrait of Governor Walter Goodland.
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: Watercolor view of Manhattan, Kansas, from the bluff westward. The watercolor portrays the 12th Wisconsin Volunteers on their way to Fort Riley, on April...
Description: A watercolor of a costumed indian dancer.
Description: Farm painting of the Pierson Young residence.
Description: An Ojibwa man splits a cedar trunk with a wooden tool. The cedar is to be used to build the framework for a canoe. A woman is seated nearby.
Description: "Tallmadge, Nathaniel Pitcher (Feb. 8, 1795-Nov. 2, 1864), lawyer, politician, U.S. Senator from N.Y., territorial governor of Wisconsin, b. Chatham, N.Y....
Description: Portrait of Coles Bashford, Wisconsin's fifth governor.
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