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Date: 1870 ca.

Description: A pasture is in the foreground with a brick house, barn and connected outbuildings behind it.

Date: 1862-08-02 

Description: Civil War Union Army recruitment poster.

Photograph

Men by Haystacks

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Two men pose with four haystacks inside a fence. One man is seated on a fence post and the other is on a ladder.

Date: 1893-12-08 

Description: The Tuesday, Dec. 8, 1863 issue of "Stars and Stripes" newspaper.

Photograph

Creek Woman

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Miss Morton, a Creek, Indian University Class of 1897.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of a house in a residential area, obscured by trees. "The house was built in 1835 by Ellis and was last occupied by the Misses Bessie and Barbara Hage...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Stereograph view of the banquet hall for the 28th National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic. A man stands on the far right.

Date: 1884 

Description: Like many early settlements of southeastern Wisconsin, Clinton was founded in 1836 by Yankees--imigrants from New England and New York.

Photograph

Capitol (Third)

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: The third Wisconsin State Capitol (second in Madison), surrounded by trees. When construction on the capitol was completed in 1868, the structure measured...

Map or Atlas

Fond du Lac Map 2/4

Date: 1857 

Description: A quarter section of a map of the City of Fond du Lac featuring the Empire Branch Plank Road.

Date: 1883 

Description: The third Wisconsin State Capitol after the unfinished South Wing collapsed on November 8, 1883. Defective workmanship and shoddy construction materials ca...

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: On the left, Jakob Ottesen holds a long-stemmed pipe and behind him a ladder is leaning against a tree. At his feet, a large dog is stretched out. The fram...

Photograph

Group Portrait

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A group of unidentified men, women and children photographed on a bentwood bench outdoors. One girl holds a doll, and a woman holds an infant.

Photograph

Men on Chimneys

Date: 1874 ca.

Description: A unusual scene on an unidentified farmstead probably located near Pleasant Springs, Wisconsin. A family is posed in the yard of a frame house, as is usual...

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: View of the Vaughn Memorial Library building.

Map or Atlas

Map of Milwaukee

Date: 1846 

Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, local streets, railroads, some landowners’ names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan. The ma...

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Koutani Indian.

Date: 1877 ca.

Description: Group portrait of delegated to the Eastern District Norwegian Synod meeting held at Immanuel Norwegian Evangelical Lutheran Church, photographed in front o...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Portrait of Joseph H. Osborn, a leader in cooperative and Grange movements.

Date: 1863-06 

Description: Halftone print of an adolescent Old Abe, bald eagle mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Civil War Volunteer Infantry Regiment. Closeup image of Old Abe on his shi...

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