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Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The Union Congregational Church, built in 1862.
Date: 1860 after
Description: Jefferson Davis, seated on the floor, is blowing bubbles and General Winfield Scott, standing, is bursting them with his sword. The soap dish on a table in...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View over water of a three-decked sternwheeler loaded with passengers and flying two large flags. The one at the back is a United States flag. There is a s...
Date: 1882-02-03 before
Description: Cover and interior menu for "M. Le General Fairchild" in shadowed blackletter with the intertwined initials "M" and "P" and the head of a goat above. Gold-...
Description: Inset of an engraved portrait of Governor William Barstow.
Description: Tintype of a model gun intended to accompany a patent application. The five-barreled gun, invented by William Bradford, is mounted on wheels.
Description: Engraved view of downtown Racine seen from Lake Michigan. Several vessels are entering the harbor, and a pier with a beacon is on the right.
Description: The front page of a letter with the greeting "Dear Sister" written by Daniel Boone.
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Shows plat of town, local streets, Fond du Lac River, and part of Lake Winnebago.
Description: An illustration depicting well-dressed ferry passengers depositing money in the yellow fever box at Fulton Ferry. A sign reads, "Contributions recieved (si...
Description: A man is seated on the roof of his shanty boat. Another person is at a window. Shoreline with buildings in background.
Description: Stereograph of Ashley Bennett ("Cookie")who volunteered his services during the float, and the cook Mike Lane, on the Arpin fleet of lumber rafts.
Description: View down a commercial street after the "big snow" of 1881.
Description: These hand-colored maps show the sections, lakes, swamps, streams, and state, vacant, entered, and withdrawn lands in ten survey townships in Oneida, Vilas...
Description: Carte-de-visite of a three-quarter length portrait of Hugh Claiborne Adams, age 18, dressed in coattails with his arm on the back of an elaborately carved...
Description: Green Bay treaty, August 18, 1821. The treaty is signed by the chiefs of the six Indian nations for the possession of lands near the Fox River to the Winne...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Portrait of a young man in vest and tie.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Stereograph of a home in Lancaster.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Three boys doing gymnastics in field with other people behind, two people in wagon and a cow near with haystacks and ladder in back.
Description: A portrait of Syl with long curly hair sitting next to a small table with books on top of it.
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