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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: Pencil, ink, watercolor, and gouache design for a bright red knee-length skirt and tight fitted elbow-length jacket. Also included are a white cape (with r...
Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River at Lake Monona.
Date: date unknown
Description: A painting of a harbor view of Fort Sumter. A sailboat sails through the foreground waters, and the fort stands in the background, with a United States fl...
Description: An Ojibwa Indian whittles strips of wood for the sides of a canoe under construction.
Description: Watercolor painting of a sailing ship on a sea or ocean. A large rock formation is on the left.
Description: A painting of an Oneota farmer with village in the background.
Description: A two-man team of sawers work on a massive tree with a crosscut saw (right) while a man with an an axe waits to trim branches. The trunks are then cut down...
Description: Portrait of Ellen Clarinda Martin Kneeland.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Jairus Cassius Fairchild, the first mayor of Madison, built this house in 1850 at 302 South Wisconsin Avenue (renamed Monona Avenue in 1877) at West Wilson...
Description: Oil portrait, life-size, of Col. Stephen V. Shipman, of Chicago.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: The Napoleon B. Van Slyke house located at 510 N. Carroll Street. The house was built for Van Slyke by A. Kutzbock about 1868.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Edward Salomon.
Description: Watercolor painting depicting Lyman Draper, first Secretary of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin, surrounded by volumes of his collections and look...
Description: Watercolor valentine written by a young man and given to one of the daughters of Louis Dousman, probably Violet or Virginia.
Description: Oil painting of Caroline Klauber, wife of Samuel Klauber.
Description: Hand-painted holiday card of three African American children eating watermelon. One girl sits on the ground, a boy has a watermelon in his lap, and the sec...
Description: Portrait of Ramsay Crooks.
Description: A watercolor of a set of archaic Indian deer hunters with their kill.
Description: Watercolor of the 12th Wisconsin Volunteers marching through on their way to Fort Riley, April 1862. Created by John Gaddis of Company E.
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