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Date: 1920 after

Description: A view of the living room at the Switzer Foundation for Girls. Bookshelves flank the fireplace in the background while various groupings of chairs and tab...

Date: 1860 after

Description: A mother, Lady Liberty, sleeps in a four poster bed. She is wearing a liberty cap. The canopy on the bed is made of Union flags. A girl, representing the s...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Grove Press International Film Festival film poster for the Brazilian film, "O Dragão da Maldade contra o Santo Guerreiro." Illustrated image in black and...

Book or Pamphlet

Missionary in Canoe

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a missionary priest wearing a robe standing in the fore of a canoe as it comes ashore paddled by a person in the aft. An Indian on...

Date: 1950-04-17 

Description: Newlyweds George and Lorna Homes decorate their first apartment at 1028 Erin Street. George places his oil painting "Russian Spring" on the wall as Lorna l...

Photograph

J. Robert Taylor

Date: 1907 

Description: Portrait of the photographer J. Robert Taylor sitting at a table smoking a pipe and possibly woodworking.

Date: 1860 after

Description: A chicken with most of its feathers missing is wearing a hat and a sword. Below is the caption, "A Confederated Chicken after the Cock of the Walk, (Uncle...

Date:  

Description: Studio portrait of two women, one standing and the other seated, displaying train time tables in front of a painted backdrop.

Photograph

Paul Revere Bell

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the Paul Revere Bell, made in 1822 by the Paul Revere Foundry. The bell was erected at Fifth Meeting House, designed by Charles Bulfinch and compl...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An Ojibwa Indian man splits cedar wood to make ribs for the canoe he's constructing.

Date: 1940 

Description: Six people crawl out of an airplane that is in the water. The scene is part of the film "Foreign Correspondent."

Date: 1932 

Description: Johnny bartending at the Press Club.

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Tatsicki-Stomick, a Piekann Indian Chief.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Davidson Theatre and Hotal at 135-137 Third Street. Signs for advertisements identify the buildings that are visible. Carriages and people are on the road...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk man and woman posed sitting in front of a painted backdrop. They are identified as Ed Greengrass (CheWinCheKayRayHeKah) and h...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Grove Press International Film Festival film poster for the Senegalese-French film. Illustrated image of two men and two women in black and white with a ye...

Date:  date unknown

Description: H.H. Bennett and men posed on bow of "Dell Queen" steamboat. Two men with violins, one with harp.

Date: 1990 

Description: Norwegian-born Colonel Hans Christian Heg of the 15th Wisconsin Infantry was mortally wounded at Chickamauga on 19 September 1863 and died the next day. Th...

Date: 1920 

Description: Margaret Vane (played by Norma Talmadge) is the center of attention in a scene still from "Yes or No." On the left, in front of a desk, is Dr. Malloy (play...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Engraved portrait of Cyrus Hall McCormick Jr. (1859-1936) by the American Biographical Publication Co., Chicago, Illinois. Mr. McCormick was the son of inv...

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