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Description: Waist-up portrait of Richard Ely wearing pince nez, titled "The Arena, Dec. 1895".
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Judge A.S. Zimmerman's home on West Main Street. Mrs. Zimmerman stands outside the house in the yard and tends to a plant. Mr. Zimmerman s...
Description: Foldout map of Lake Geneva.
Description: This 1898 map of Outagamie County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range grid, towns, sections, cities and villages, the Oneida Reservation, landownershi...
Description: Profile view of a passenger pigeon, a species of pigeon now extinct. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O. Whi...
Description: Color lithograph cover illustration for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog. Shows a field of grain with a man harvesting by hand at an "1801"...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph of the upper Mississippi River. The text on the photograph reads, "From Whitney's Gallery, St. Paul, Minn."
Description: A crowd of people gathered on a wharf with boats in the foreground.
Description: An outdoor portrait of two men with a tandem bicycle. The men stand in a yard near a front walk leading up to a porch. In back of the men is the side of a...
Description: A flock of purebred Shropshire ewes standing near a fence on the farm of Geo. Martin. In the background is a farmhouse with laundry on the line, a farm bui...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: A large family group and workers pose in field in front of farming machinery and haystacks.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a boy and a girl from Manila, the capital city of the Philippines, in "native" Filipino costume, posing next to a Singer sewing ma...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Interior of the cell blocks in the Wisconsin State Prison.
Description: An interior view of the front parlor at 165 N. High Street.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: A farmer operates a horse-drawn mower on the grounds in front of a brick building in ruins.
Description: Portrait (Front) of Nawat (Left Hand) in native dress with Benjamin Harrison peace medal and holding cane. Part of Algonquian and S. Arapaho Tribes.
Description: Interior view of the Pullman sleeping car "Pioneer", which is arranged for daytime use, and showing the richly ornamented paneling and painted ceiling. Thi...
Description: Handbill advertising McCormick Harvesting Machines in German. Features an illustration of a grain binder in use.
Description: This map is pencil and red ink on tracing paper and shows sold lots and some names of landowners. Handwritten annotations read: "SE 1/4 of NW 1/4 of sec. 2...
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...
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