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Description: Quarter-length carte-de-visite portrait of Charles M. Smith, F & S, 13th Wisconsin Infantry.
Description: Waist-up carte-de-visite portrait of 1st Sergeant Simeon Taylor, Company E, 13th Wisconsin Infantry. He was eventually promoted to 1st Lieutenant.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Exterior of Schlitz Brewing Company with two men and a boy in suits and hats in the foreground.
Description: Alexander Krueger standing amongst the grapes on the Paul C. Goetsch farm. A patch of strawberries grows next to the grapevines, as well as an orchard of p...
Description: Sid describes this imaginative drawing: "It is a world of mermaids, bull frog bands, singing trees, cricket juke boxes, mosquitos with three stingers, deer...
Description: A football player stands on scale weighing in at 183 lbs. A second player is standing nearby.
Description: Front of advertising card featuring a color illustration of a man using a Gale Chilled Plow (Albion, Michigan) with a donkey in a field. Another man is wal...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Born August 1, 1861, Samuel Sturgis was the younger brother of Nina Sturgis Dousman. He attended West Point Military Academy and had a distinguished career...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Charles Baker, Company B, 14th Wisconsin Infantry, who was killed in action.
Description: Two teams of yoked oxen pulling carts used to transport logs to, and lumber from sawmills. There is a large, wood frame two-story building in the backgroun...
Description: Sid has titled this imaginative drawing: "Today and Tomorrow — The Fisherman's Myth Never Flounders.: His caption reads: "Today it's a dream in a barber sh...
Description: Group of girls passing by a frame house with a well in the yard. Two women and a man pose in the left doorway.
Description: Photographic postcard of a man and a woman pushing their automobile through the mud because the wheels are caught in large ruts. Their feet have sunk to th...
Description: Outdoor portrait of the Alexander Krueger family posing along a fence in front of a Catalpa tree. Jennie and Edgar Krueger sit on top of the fence while Fl...
Description: Two members of the Scouting committee are presented with emergency service emblems while on duty at the Soap Box Derby; left to right: F. F. Malcomson, cor...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: French lithographed advertising poster for McCormick mowers. Includes color illustration and the text "R. Wallut and C., Paris", "Machines Mac-Cormick", an...
Description: Waist-up portrait of Captain Edward G. Miller, Company G, 20th Wisconsin Infantry, in uniform with epaulettes.
Description: Flyer and order form advertising McCormick's Reaper and Mower. Features the headline "15,000 sold in the last 4 years" under an illustration of the reaper...
Description: Portrait of William Pitt Lynde at the Wisconsin Assembly in 1866. Ten years later he introduced legislation for women's suffrage to U.S. Congress. In the...
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Sergeant Samuel Chase, Company F, 16th Wisconsin Infantry.
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