Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any blue box in the "You have selected" section above. Click on the white "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Description: An illustration of two men looking out at Niagara Falls. The Niagara Falls in Jean Louis Hennepin’s A new discovery of a vast country in America (London: M...
Date: 1620 date unknown
Description: Printed copy of the Mayflower Compact, signed in 1620. Text at the bottom of the document reads: "This paper was made by hand in 1856. A. S. Burbank, Pub...
Description: Map from Drake Expedition, ca. 1585.
Description: Lac Superieur et autres lieux ou sont les missions des le nom d'Ovtaovacs.
Description: Map from Drake Expedition in Florida, ca. 1585.
Description: P. Marquette en Joliet, gedan in't jaar 1673.
Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, ca. 1614. The Chickahominy tribe's proximity to Jamestown meant they had early contact with the English....
Description: Facsimile of the autograph map of the Mississippi or Conception River drawn by Father Marquette at the time of his voyage. From the original preserved at S...
Description: Encounter with Indians during Christopher Columbus' first expedition in 1492.
Description: Engraving made after a painting by Jacques Le Moyne de Morgues (died 1588) while on the Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1564.
Description: Scene from Drake Expedition near Rio de la Plata, Brazil, ca. 1578.
Description: Copperplate engraving. Scale [ca. 1:11,500,00].
Description: Christopher Columbus begins his first expedition, 1492.
Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, 1615.
Description: Frontispiece to Newe Welt vnd americanische Historien (1655).
Description: Scene from Laudonnière Expedition in Florida, ca. 1565.
Description: Depicts Indians encountered on the Barlowe and Amadas Expedition in Virgina, ca. 1584.
Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.
Description: Copperplate engraving, Paris
Description: Scene near Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, 1614 in which Ralph Hamor tells Powhatan that he has been sent by Sir Thomas Dale to request his youngest daug...
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706