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Fur Trader, Land Speculator, Politician and Founder of Milwaukee
Fur Trader and Settler
A Short History of Wisconsin
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Description: Pictorial map showing historical events and locations within the state of Wisconsin, as well as waterways and counties. Original caption on the bottom marg...
Date: 1956 ca.
Description: This map shows Lake Wisconsin, roads, highways, parks, resort areas, camps, gardens, and Wisconsin State experimental game and fur farm. The back of the ma...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Historic marker placed on the site of the first cabin built in Milwaukee, 1795. A replica cabin is behind. The plaque says: On this site the first permane...
Land Speculator and Businessman
How Native Life was Transformed
Description: Several French fur traders negotiating with native Indians at La Baye.
Date: 1892-03 ca.
Description: An Indian sets up a hunting trap, with a rifle resting against a tree in the background.
Date: date unknown
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait engraving of Solomon Laurent Juneau (1793-1856), Wisconsin fur trader and politician.
A Bizarre Story of Scientific Progress
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Panoramic view of two men riding on top of a horse-drawn wagon loaded with animal hides. They are driving on a street in a small town near two four-story f...
A Priest Follows Another Priest's 300-Year-Old Path to Death
Description: A fur trade engagement for Charles St. Antoine dit Vacher, written in French.
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