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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View across Grand Avenue of the Milwaukee Public Library. To the left, the base of the Midsummer Festival Monument can be seen, and the George Washington m...
Description: A monument to George Washington located in Milwaukee's Court of Honor on the median between the lanes of West Wisconsin Avenue between 8th and 10th Streets...
Description: Aunt Helen leaning into the wind while holding a hat in her left hand and walking barefoot on the shore of a lake.
Description: Side view of a passenger pigeon, a species of pigeon now extinct. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O. Whitma...
Description: Winter scene looking down snow-covered Wisconsin Avenue to the third Wisconsin State Capitol. There are two horse-drawn sleighs, each with one passenger, o...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Central Railway's locomotive # 96 at the Waukesha depot.
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Forest Middleton rests his arms on a press-back chair. He wears a hat and winter coat.
Description: Color lithograph poster depicting a confrontation between U.S. Navy sailors who are defending the honor of the American flag and British soldiers. “Written...
Description: Saloon owned by Tom Emerson. Poster advertises a fair in Black River Falls on September 7, 8, 9, and 10, 1897.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A promotional cards created to attract farmers to the agricultural land in northern Wisconsin. The image depicts Conrad Flicker and his family standing in...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Dining hall at the State Public School, with numerous tables and place settings.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: View of fork in road, with split-rail fence in the center. There are buildings in the far background on the left.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Parlor view of Annie and Fred Brown home, 121 East Gilman Street.
Description: Pauline pottery building. Standing in front are the potters who work there.
Description: Assessors plat of the city, including the Fox River.
Description: Exterior view of the Kipp residence with a woman in the front yard reclining in a hammock.
Description: Advertisement for the American Bee Journal from Chicago, Illinois found in Agricultural Advertising. There is a lined border around the text...
Description: Third Wisconsin State Capitol (the second in Madison), showing the East Washington Avenue gateway and iron fence. In reality the statues, which were meant...
Description: A map of Iron County, Wisconsin, shows vacant Wisconsin Central Rail Road lands, settlers houses, land sold by Wisconsin Central R.R., schools, churches, s...
Description: Eleven uniformed musicians holding their instruments stand in a semi-circle, with the two drummers seated with their drums. The band consists of 2 trombone...
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