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Date:  date unknown

Description: View of two passenger steamboats on the Mississippi river near Clinton. Several children and adults wait on shore. A tugboat can be seen nearby in the rive...

Date: 1862 ca.

Description: This is the preliminary sketch for "Hamburg Landing, 4 miles below Pittsburg Landing, Commisary [sic] Depot of Gen. Hallek's Army." Shows an encampm...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Steamship "Saint Paul" on the Mississippi River near Keokuk. Writing on the ship reads: "St. Louis, Quincy & Keokuk Jo Line Saint Paul." Postcard reads: "K...

Date: 1862 

Description: An image from a sketchbook of "The Gunboats at No. 10 — Eve of Arrival before the [Island]". The drawing appears to be from the deck of a ship showing seve...

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Side view of the sidewheel packet, "Quincy," sinking in 1906. Only her two upper decks are above water. Trempealeau Mountain is in the background. Later re...

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: The harbor, showing the sidewheel packet, "Belle of La Crosse," and the sidewheel ferry "Alex McGregor." Other boats are also seen including two barges loa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The stern view of the sidewheel packet, Quincy, on the Mississippi River. Later named J.S.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A bird's eye view overlooking the Mississippi River, sand bars, the railroad bridge, surrounding forests and wetlands.

Date: 1839 

Description: This map shows the geological makeup of the valley in red, yellow, and green, the Mississippi River, and the location of Fort Crawford. The geology on the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Plan of township no. 3 north, range no. 5 west of the 4th principal meridian.

Map or Atlas

Wisconsin Map

Date: 1854 ca.

Description: Map reads, "Map of Wisconsin". The map includes the counties, an inset of the city of Milwaukee, total population of each county and of the state. The scal...

Photograph

Boating

Date:  date unknown

Description: Five young boys pose in a rowboat near a large piece of driftwood. Another boat is docked at a pier along the shore.

Photograph

The Buffalo Head

Date: 1936-04-09 

Description: The Buffalo Head, a 'native' stone sculpture by the Mississippi River at the junction of Flint Ledge and Indian trails in Wyalusing State Park.

The verso...

Photograph

St. Anthony's Falls

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of St. Anthony's Fall. Caption on back of stereoview reads, "St. Anthony's Falls, Minneapolis, Minn." There is a bridge in the foreground, an...

Date: 1887 ca.

Description: Letterhead of the La Crosse Wallis Carriage Co., manufacturers of fine family carriages, showing a view of the factory with the Mississippi River in the ba...

Date: 1971 

Description: This map of Nelson Dewey State Park shows the park layout, points of interest, facilities, campgrounds, roads, railroads, and the Mississippi River. Relief...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the pile-pontoon railroad bridge across the Mississippi River at Prairie du Chien. The bridge was built and patented by John Lawler in 187...

Map or Atlas

State of Wisconsin

Date: 1857 

Description: This map shows the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, and railroads. Boundaries are shown in bl...

Date: 1874 

Description: This map shows lakes, rivers, state, county, and town boundaries, as well as railroads completed, in progress, and contemplated. The map includes a color d...

Photograph

Train on Ferry

Date:  

Description: View of a train on a ferry going across the Mississippi River near New Orleans, Louisiana.

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