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Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of a chair invention by John Muir.
Description: An engraving depicting the impressment of American seamen by the British Navy during the period before the War of 1812. The image shows a group of American...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A farmer operates a horse-drawn grain binder in a field while another man in work clothes looks on. Two men in dress clothes sit in a buggy in the same fie...
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Group of men outside tent with "The Boss" sign above door and labels on some of the fellows' shirts saying, "CTC," an abbreviation for the Chicago Travelin...
Description: Elevated view of men working on lumber rafts on the Wisconsin River.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: View of church interior looking up the aisle towards an altar decorated with garlands, possibly for a wedding. A young man stands at the altar. Twin stov...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view in winter of the Wisconsin School for the Blind. In the foreground is a gateway and fence.
Description: Illustration from a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog showing twenty McCormick binders harvesting a large field of grain in the Red River Valley...
Description: Catalog cover with text: "Oscillator = Thresher" Also includes color illustration of a young girl sitting on a tree swing. Behind her, men women and childr...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: View of the Sauk City bridge as seen from the Roxbury side.
Description: Engraving after a drawing by Winslow Homer showing a crowned Baby New Year riding a velocipede through a hoop held by a woman, as the Grim Reaper, on the r...
Description: Women switchboard operators at the sole Milwaukee telephone exchange.
Description: Probably one of the "Three different views of the village of Argyle, Wis." mentioned in Dahl's 1877 "Catalogue of Stereoscopic Views." A view of the town a...
Description: This ink and watercolor map is on tracing cloth and includes a handwritten statement from the office of the Chicago St. Paul and Fond du Lac Railroad Compa...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A view of Oshkosh from a river.
Description: Certification from J.O. Barrett that the centennial photograph of Old Abe is truly him. The certification includes a signature from the governor.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of several groups of men on rafts loaded with felled trees.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: A map of Wisconsin which shows the counties, county seats, those cities with over 3,000 inhabitants. The map also displays the rivers, lakes, completed an...
Description: The second page of a letter written by Walt Whitman regarding publishing a book he was writing.
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: View of the interior of the Norwegian-American Lodi Church, looking up the aisle and towards the Acanthus design altar, which is surrounded by a wooden rai...
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