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Description: Color illustration of Abraham Lincoln riding a horse behind a wagon as children look on. There is a locomotive in the background.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing on grey cardboard depicting a design for a necklace. Series of long and short links alternate with white or yellow stones throughout t...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Two hands shaking with the Constitution, Union flag, battle ax and stars in the background. Caption below reads, "Our Union Forever." Red and blue ink on b...
Description: A series of three hand-colored drawings on grey cardboard for a selection of earring designs, labeled "1.- B," "2.- B" and "3.- B," depicted on an ear lobe...
Description: Exterior of the property of the Wisconsin Institute for the Education of the Deaf and Dumb, with circle drive and people walking the grounds.
Description: Watercolor and gouache over graphite sketch on paper of a long black gown with a black bow at the waist designed for "All About Eve" (Twentieth Century-Fox...
Date: date unknown
Description: Drawing of a naked man with a beard sitting in the grass and drinking from a tankard. His right leg is stretched up in the air. Bunches of grapes with gree...
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing on beige tissue mounted on green cardboard, of a design for a pendant. A large, tear drop shaped smooth red stone hangs from a short c...
Date: 1948-08 ca.
Description: This original, modernistic color design for a Wisconsin Dairyland Building at the Wisconsin State Fair included a pitcher pouring milk. It was constructed...
Description: Drawing of a person's face and arms on a bowling pin, and wearing a bowling shirt. The caption reads: "Your Next Strike! in a Bowling Shirt from Ole's Clot...
Description: Rendering of a Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company product. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of electical apparatus, famo...
Description: Satirical drawing of a man pushing a wheelbarrow to carry his oversized belly that reads: "Information Needed: $10,000.00 Reward for any Politician or Bura...
Description: Drawing of the general design by the Architectural Commission for the future development of the short course agricultural students dormitory.
Description: Drawing of Front and State Streets showing the first houses in La Crosse.
Description: Exterior of the Wisconsin Central Railroad Depot .
Description: Hand-colored drawing, on white paper, of a design for a ring, labeled 3. The ring features a large green cabochon surrounded by a ring of white stones and...
Description: The Elisha D. Smith Library built by Van Ryn and De Gelleke.
Description: Illustration of three Potawatomi Indians cooking.
Description: Drawing of three naked women sitting or lying on three bunches of grapes. One of them is holding a champagne glass, and bubbles surround them. The title is...
Description: A rendering on tissue paper of the second story floor plan for a house design for Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hayworth.
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