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Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Placard for display with replicas of Cyrus McCormick's reaper of 1831. The replicas were produced by the International Harvester Company for the "reaper ce...
Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story
Date: 1745 ca.
Description: Zodiac as seen from the Northern Hemisphere.
Description: Table printed in Milwaukee Advertiser indicating the time of flowering of several wild plants at Milwaukee and near the head of the Pishtaka River.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Exterior of Yerkes Observatory.
Description: Philip G. Fox, 513 Virginia Terrace, professor of business administration at the University of Wisconsin, with a slot machine. Professor Fox is a well-kno...
Description: Underwood Observatory on the Lawrence College campus.
Description: Title page of Increase Lapham's Catalog of Plants Found in the vicinity of Milwaukee, Wisconsin Territory.
Description: University of Wisconsin graduate (BS & MS) Anita Reith, director of the Unitarian Meeting House Nursery school, conducts an experiment with two of her stud...
Date: 1903 ca.
Description: Interior view of the butcher shop section of the Fowler and Holmes Store. There is wood paneling and cabinetry throughout the room, shelving and hooks on t...
Description: Map of North America showing some colonies, cities, rivers, lakes, and Native American land. Ship routes spread across both oceans, including one decorated...
Description: Letter describing gun invention and Bradford's intentions for improvements.
Description: Illustration of a scientist in his lab gazing at a test tube, with a caption in German that translates to "Eureka! I have found it!".
Date: 1927 ca.
Description: Front view of "Speck's cotton picker," taken for International Harvester's Engineering Department.
Description: View showing part of the pharmacist's working library at D.F. Jones' Pharmacy.
Description: Three high school science teachers and a Kiwanis Club representative escort 22 pupils from Madison's five high schools on a Kiwanis-sponsored educational t...
Description: Ed Gein signing paperwork at the state crime lab following his arrest.
Description: Page from Increase Lapham's 1838 botanical diary in which he listed plants he observed in flower stage.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Apparatus for limnological research conducted at Trout Lake, Wisconsin and elsewhere.
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