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Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Elevated view of group of men standing in front of construction site, near a newly completed building on Main Street, near the intersection of West Montell...
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: A general view of the Lane residence, which is the birthplace of Carrie Lane, later Carrie Chapman Catt, noted woman suffrage leader.
Description: Bird's-eye view of Franklin.
Description: A portion of a page from the Madison Daily Democrat which gives an account of the Peshtigo fire.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Delavan with inset of the State Institute for Deaf and Dumb.
Description: Cyanotype image with the caption "An old historical landmark" -- 1888 -- "The last log house in Frankfort" -- Burned June 1889.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Rumsey's Landing on the Chippewa River about two miles below Caryville.
Description: Front and west side of Bennett Studio. There is a windmill behind the building.
Date: 1871 ca.
Description: A stereograph of the town square and Main Street. The three-story building visible in the center of the photograph was operated as the National Hotel. It w...
Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of L.O. Harnecker, agent at Mexico.
Date: 1860 before
Description: Portrait of Michael Corcoran. Caption below reads, "SONS OF ERIN!-Let the watchword be CORCORAN! RESCUED IF LIVING, AVENGED IF DEAD!" Black ink on beige en...
Description: View of the University of Wisconsin-Madison from the Wisconsin State Capitol.
Date: 1849-05 ca.
Description: Deserted Pawnee village in Nebraska. Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon...
Description: Photograph from an original painting of Colonel William (Billy) Stephen Hamilton, M. Smith Photography in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Son of Revolutionary War hero...
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: Increase Lapham drawings of Poa pratensis, Festuca duriuscula, Lolium prenne, Alopecurus pratensis, Anthoxanthum odoratum
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Stereograph of two Native American men, possibly Ute.
Date: 1812 ca.
Description: Dagger from an American officer of the war of 1812. Renat was a member of the naval fleet of the Great Lakes which was under the command Oliver Hazard Perr...
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Hölzlhuber journeyed from Chicago to Louisville, Kentucky, and from there took a train south to Cave City, from which passengers boarded a stagecoach for t...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Farmer's market with horse-drawn vehicles and a man leading a bull.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Portage, with insets of the Court House and the Public School.
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