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Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Travellers setting up camp along the Missouri River.
Description: This map is ink and watercolor on tracing paper and shows township lines surveyed by Mullett and Brink, subdivision lines surveyed by A.G. Ellis, and part...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: O-wan-ich-koh (also phoneticized Hoowanneka) or the Little Elk, a chief of the Ho-Chunk. This portrait depicts Little Elk as he appeared at the Treaty of P...
Description: Offering of the Mandan Indians, showing human and animal skulls.
Description: Exterior view of the Stockbridge Indian mission.
Description: Mandan Indian standing before an idol.
Description: Encampment of the Piekann Indians.
Description: Photograph of a painting of the exterior of the Eben Peck cabin by Mrs. E.E. Bailey. The location of this original painting is unknown.
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: Portrait of Dr. William Beaumont who conducted some of his famous experiments on human digestion while posted at Fort Crawford in Prairie du Chien in 1830....
Description: Published by Baldwin and Craddock under the superintendence of the Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge, April 1, 1833. Printed by Russell Penge;...
Description: This map shows the planned military posts/depots, roads, existing forts, rivers, and land assigned to various Indian tribes. Illinois, Mississippi, Arkansa...
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: Photographic print of an amateur painting, probably representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin." The Peck Cabin, one of the many free variations o...
Description: Map of township # 7N, range no. 10 east, 4th meridian, including Third Lake.
Description: Rough sketch of the Astor house made from memory.
Date: 1836 after
Description: This early to mid-19th century map shows the township and range system, sections, landownership, furnaces, lead mines, copper mines, and roads in the vicin...
Description: View of Rodolf farm.
Description: Portrait of Eleazer Williams.
Description: Painted portrait of Wa-me-ge-sa-ko, or The Wampum, the head chief of the Chippewas, Pottawattamies and Ottawas.
Description: Crow Indians.
Description: A color map of the Michigan and Wisconsin territories with an inset showing the Ste. Marie River.
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