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Description: A group photograph of Violet Lee Dousman (back row, 3rd from left) and her fellow travelers, guides and Egyptians on a trip to Giza, Egypt. Five people are...
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Elevated view of a four-footed American Indian effigy mound on the grounds of the Mendota State Hospital (Mendota Mental Health Institute).
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: View of Intaglio, the only one still in existence in Wisconsin. There is a car on the road in the background.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Two men seated inside a tent at the digging site at Interstate Park.
Description: Map of a portion of Merton including the Bark River, a mill, Fort Hill, and Indian mounds.
Description: Five examples of typical Wisconsin flint weapon points found at Interstate Park.
Date: date unknown
Description: A large collection of fossils, owned by Thomas Greene, which are displayed in his home in glass-fronted wood shelves along the walls, and on top of a wood...
Description: Ferrah stands in front of a tent in the Pond camp. Boxes used as tables, chairs and other camp supplies sit on the ground near the entrance and along the s...
Description: Alonzo Pond and colleague, M. Debruge, pose for a photograph at Mechta. M. Debruge has a cigarette in a holder in his hand, and both men wear coats, hats,...
Description: Ali Bacha looking south. Three indigenous men work on an archaeological excavation in Algeria, Africa. On the left a man examines material in a wheelbarrow...
Description: Diagram of a bird effigy mound found in Frost's Woods, Blooming Grove Township.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Cyanotype print of the interior of the Geology Museum in Science Hall on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. View towards corner of a room with win...
Description: View from roof of Forked tail turtle mound on grounds of the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: A man holds the broken end of a giant prehistoric ox horn next to the rest of the horns and partial skull to show the size. It is noted that they measured...
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