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Date: 1880 

Description: Charcoal portrait of George Baxter Burrows. A Wisconsin State Senator (1878-1882) and real estate broker, he willed his twelve-acre Lake Mendota frontage e...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of a railroad employee standing on a handcar on railroad tracks painting the surface of a "tunnel" with a brush. Another man is looking at him with...

Date: 1874-01 ca.

Description: Interior of a coach on an emigration train to the west.

Date: 1858-11-20 

Description: Panoramic sketch of the first Wisconsin State Fair held in Madison with large tents, fire companies, side-shows, and performances that drew thousands of vi...

Drawing

Henry Dodge

Date: 1834 

Description: Full-length illustration of Henry Dodge in frontiersman attire. He is holding a hat, a gun, and has a sword on his belt.

Date: 1954 

Description: Costume sketch of a white dress with gold detailing created for Grace Kelly in "To Catch a Thief".

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: The foundry of the E.P. Allis Works.

Drawing

Hamburg Landing

Date: 1862-05 

Description: "Hamburg Landing, 4 miles below Pittsburg Landing, Commisary [sic] Depot of Gen. Hallek's Army." An encampment with soldiers along the river with a...

Drawing

Gaddis Sketches

Date: 1906-11-08 

Description: Two Civil War watercolor drawings by John Gaddis, Company E, 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, showing the regiment in bivouac, and later their headquarte...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of a man in a tavern talking to another man behind him on the left and saying: "Now, Joe, here can really hold his martinis." The man talking has h...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Hand-colored drawing of President Abraham Lincoln. This image is one of several on a page from the Grant family bible.

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Illustration of Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) men. One of them may be Yellow Thunder.

Date:  

Description: Two drawings of The National Republican Convention Headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, at the Grand Pacific Hotel. The Blaine Headquarters.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of a silhouette of a pig on the top, and at the bottom a portrait of Sid with a cigar in his mouth and a hat on his head. Written in the center is:...

Drawing

A Merry Xmas

Date: 1881 

Description: A black and silver, hand-drawn, pen and ink holiday card with an Asian theme. A woman and a young man face each other. A dried flower and sprig of foliage...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of a smiling man with a beard and moustache, with a halo above his head. He dressed like an angel, and has wings. He is lounging on a cloud, and ho...

Date: 1986 

Description: Sid Boyum is quoted about this imaginative drawing: "Before fish, all men are created equal. Fish, regardless of their fate, do respect fishermen. Even the...

Date: 1886-07-03 after

Description: Interior view of the Schlitz Palm Garden filled with finely dressed people. The Schlitz logo appears in the upper left corner. Located on N. 3rd Street, so...

Drawing

Barman — Andre

Date: 1932 

Description: Andre bartending at John & Jean's.

Drawing

Fish Widow

Date:  date unknown

Description: Pen and ink drawing of a woman with a basket of fish balanced on her head. Done in angular, geometric abstraction. Background of block pattern, topped with...

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