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Description: Lower locks on Grand Chute, Wisconsin, on the Fox River.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Levi B. Vilas built this house in 1853 at 521 North Henry Street on the corner of Langdon Street.
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: House built by Julius T. Clark in 1859, which in 1878 became the home of William F. Vilas.
Description: Battle scene.
Description: South Hall at University of Wisconsin-Madison, built in 1855 and designed by John F. Rague.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Watercolor design for a conservation poster made by a Wisconsin high school student as part of a competition. The poster has an image of trees in silhouett...
Description: The house built by James McBride at 200 Farwell Drive. The house was later owned by Halle Steensland, Samuel H. Marshall, and Robert M. La Follette.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: The Simeon Mills house, located at 222 Monona Avenue.
Description: An Ojibwa Indian man splits cedar wood to make ribs for the canoe he's constructing.
Description: Jairus Cassius Fairchild, the first mayor of Madison, built this house in 1850 at 302 South Wisconsin Avenue (renamed Monona Avenue in 1877) at West Wilson...
Description: Painting of a man fishing in a stream below a dam.
Description: The Leitch house located at 752 E. Gorham Street.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A view of the Roman Catholic community of St. Nazianz.
Description: Farm painting of the Pierson Young residence.
Description: Painted scene of an Indian guide paddling, Jacques Marquette, a Jesuit missionary standing, and Louis Joliet, a fur trader paddling, in a canoe exploring t...
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...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Portrait of Pocahontas.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Elevated view of farm.
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