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Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Sixth Ward School.
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of Z. Short who settled in 1842.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: View of home atop of Observatory Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, wards, local streets, railroads, some landowners names, Milwaukee River, Menomonee River, and part of Lake Michigan....
Description: A passenger pigeon on a perch. The passenger pigeon is now extinct. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O. Whit...
Description: Sauk-Foxes at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: The Reverend Peter Andreas Rasmussen (1829-1898), his wife Ragnhild Holland Rasmussen, and their eight children sit around a table in the yard of their hou...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Milton Junction.
Description: View across water towards the "Scutanawbequon," owned by Francis (Frank) Barnes, launched on April 17, 1866, with seven people aboard. "She was 50 feet lon...
Description: A farmer in a jacket and hat operates a horse-drawn mower in a field. The horses are pulling the mower down a path that appears to have been mowed already;...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: View of the Wisconsin River shoreline showing lumber rafts "tied up over Sunday."
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the main building of the State School for the Deaf.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Panoramic view of Milwaukee looking northeast. City Hall is visible at the left and Lake Michigan can be seen at the upper right.
Date: 1860 after
Description: A white sailor and a Native American man sit on the ground near the water, ships are visible in the distance. The colonist holds a sextant in his left hand...
Description: A gathering of iceboats and their captains on Lake Mendota.
Description: S.D. Haskin's swarm catcher.
Description: Foldout chart illustrating all elected officials in the United States federal government from 1789 to 1881. The upper half of the chart shows the persons e...
Description: A man outfitted with shin guards over his boots and a basket on his head is carrying the basket lid as a shield in his left hand and a rifle in his right h...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: This map shows the location of quarries throughout the state. Original caption reads, "Geology taken from General Geological Map of Wisconsin by the First...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A family poses in a front yard around a table that has flowers and cups on it. Behind them is a wood frame house with a sewing machine on its porch and a t...
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