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Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Waist-up pen and ink drawing of Chief Oshkosh. He is wearing a top hat wrapped with a ribbon. He wears a suitcoat, bowtie, beaded neckpouch and a blanket w...
Description: A sketch of Rock Lake, or Tyranena Lake.
Description: Bear Valley in Utah with a wagon train descending the mountains. sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Tra...
Description: A Cornish house on Shake Rag Street.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing of a design for a ring, done on thin brown paper mounted on cardboard. The design depicts a black stone carved with initials mounted i...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: H.S. Winsor residence, with a stagecoach in the foreground.
Description: State University (University of Wisconsin), Madison.
Description: Interior perspective drawing of the living room of the Jerome Wallace house designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald.
Date: 1958 ca.
Description: An architectural rendering of Irving School.
Date: date unknown
Description: A pencil drawing of Thomas T. Whittlesey.
Description: Gates of Heaven Synagogue. Designed by August Kutzbock.
Description: Drawing of Ames-Angier family tree of North Easton, Massachusetts, 1560-1937.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Drawing by architect Stephen Vaughn Shipman of the dome for the third Wisconsin State Capitol. Wisconsin selected Shipman's design for the dome because of...
Description: Preliminary sketch for "Fort Pillow upon the Eve of the Evacuation by the Rebels".
Description: The coat of arms for the Barden family featuring a lion at the top of the design. A banner in the design reads "Palma Virtuti."
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of a thermometer. Quoting from Muir's autobiography "My Boyhood and Youth" he described the thermometer as "made of an iron rod, about three feet...
Description: View of the Fountain Spring House.
Description: The home of Levi Jackson, who settled in 1842.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Poem and drawing of the Walker Castle, entitled "The Deserted Castle."
done by Isabella Dengel, b.1879-d.1901
Date: 1937 ca.
Description: Architectural sketches and floor plans for the Herbert A. Jacobs residence, known as Jacobs I, at 441 Toepfer Avenue. This was the first of 25 Usonian hou...
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