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Description: Inset of an engraved portrait of Governor Coles Bashford.
Description: Illustration of the Wisconsin State Capitol with an American flag displayed on the dome.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: The MIlwaukee & St. Paul Railroad elevator at the Milwaukee harbor, with a sailing ship anchored nearby.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: William Bryan, J.B. Glenny, 3 assistants, and J.W. Ferris on the doorstep of the J.N. Hegeman & Company Drugstore.
Description: Watercolor painting of Chequamegon Point.
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: A group of men working in the debris left in the wake of a tornado. A large column is leaning against part of a wall or foundation.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Drawing by architect Stephen Vaughn Shipman of the dome for the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Wisconsin selected Shipman's design for the dome because of...
Description: View looking north along First Street to it's intersection with Main Street. Shows aftermath of a snowstorm which occurred between 27 Feb. and 3 March. Acc...
Description: A Withington wire binder sits on display inside a building at the Centennial Exposition, the first official World's Fair in the United States.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Five churches, including the First Norwegian Lutheran Church, in the foreground, part of a set of stereographs entitled "The Synod at Decorah, 1876" from D...
Description: Head and shoulders profile portrait of Henry Andrae.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Buildings along Wisconsin River.
Description: Elevated view of men working on lumber rafts on the Wisconsin River.
Description: Full-length portrait of Nina Sturgis Dousman, wife of H. Louis Dousman, standing behind a chair. Born April 20, 1852; died July 25, 1930.
Description: Flags and posters are displayed over King Street for the fifty year celebration. One banner reads: "1848 Wisconsin 1898." Pedestrians are on the streets an...
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Cover of Billed-Magazin. featuring an engraved view of The Jefferson Liberal Institute.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Men in a Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul railroad station.
Description: View of a tree-lined path in West Park.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the Townsend House boathouse across a lake.
Description: A trader's houseboat with the misspelled message on the outer walls, "Lisens expyrs May 24 1895".
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