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Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Cut-taa-tas-tia, a celebrated Chief of the Fox Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, was drawn at the Treaty of Prairie du Chien (1...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Indians in combat at Fort McKenzie on August 28th, 1833.
Description: Steamboat navigating through sunken trees on the Missouri River.
Description: Indian on horseback hunting buffalo with bow and arrow (Plate 5).
"In this picture we have the Indian mounted his wild horse, he is captured in the mode...
Description: Engraved image of a boat being towed through a canal at Little Falls by a team of horses. A small town is in the background.
Description: Engraved view of miners and hillside mines in the Lead Region.
Description: Remarkable hills on the Upper Missouri River (views 1-9). Various landscapes and rock formations.
Date: date unknown
Description: La Crosse and scenery above.
Description: Back cover of a booklet advertising Hart-Parr tractors featuring text set against a farm scene background. The text reads, "Hart-Parr Tractors. Most Power....
Description: Encampment of the Piekann Indians.
Description: Plate 41. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: View of the Rocky Mountains.
Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for IHC hay presses featuring an illustration of a landscape of a valley with farms and fields.
Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement, ca. 1620.
Description: Engraving depicting the Schoolcraft expedition crossing the Ontonagon River to investigate a copper boulder.
Description: The Elkhorn Pyramid, on the Upper Missouri River. Passing Indians would add horns to the pyramid, and sometimes add red marks to the horns to indicate the...
Description: Buffalo chasing hunter with rifle on horseback (Plate 12). "The wounded and chafed bull often turns upon its assailant, and runs him back, over the whole g...
Description: Waa-Na-'Taa or The Foremost in Battle, Chief of the Sioux Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du...
Description: O'-check-ka, or Four Legs, Head Chief of the Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) on Lake Michigan. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the...
Description: Two dog-sledges hauling supplies, with one also carrying a Mandan.
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