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Description: The Red Buttes, Wyoming and Sweetwater River; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as t...
Date: date unknown
Description: Charles Lindbergh. Sketch based on a 1927 Gelagravure.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Four boats shown. One is a repair boat and the other two the gunboats "Cincinnatti" [sic] and "Lexington". There is a steamboat marked "Marie Denin" on the...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: View of St. Paul's Cathedral.
Description: "Nine Brown Heroes and Heroines," sheet music by A.H. Hamilton, pastor of St. Paul's A.M.E. church in Pueblo, Colorado, with music by Mary Maloney. The mu...
Description: Drawing of Ames-Angier family tree of North Easton, Massachusetts, 1560-1937.
Description: View of Chicago from Chicago River. The homes of John Dean, J. Baptiste Beaubien, Dr. Walcott, and John Kinzie are identified by number. Fort Dearborn can...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Color illustration of a view from the Wisconsin State Capitol (which was the fourth State Capitol and the third in Madison) showing the Hotel Loraine and W...
Description: Drawing of Paul Bunyan running with two oxen pulling a log that is being sawed by two other lumberjacks.
Description: Head and shoulders image of Henry David Thoreau.
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two men in combat, one on horseback with a spear or coup stick.
Description: Artist's courtroom depiction of Karlton Armstrong.
Description: Large group of people leaving a steam ship, some transporting large chests of their belongings.
Description: Devil's Lake from shore flanked by steep tree-covered hillsides. A small solitary rowboat floats near the distant shore.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A group of six children play on a frozen pond on the right. The Dunham School and trees appear inside a fence on the left, and the ground is covered with s...
Date: 1849-05-17 ca.
Description: Nodaway, Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail). Wilkins d...
Description: Charles Darwin seated on a wicker chair with folded hands.
Date: 1849-05 ca.
Description: A farm in Missouri with one wagon visible. Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the...
Description: Illustration of the Ojibwa, the Sacs, and Foxes battling from canoes on the water.
Description: Portrait sketch of Wilfrid Laurier. Laurier was Canada's first French-Canadian prime minister. His time in office was from 1896-1911, a critical time in th...
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