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Description: The home of Mrs. Doc P. Maxwell, settled in 1857.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View of the Tonyawatha Spring Hotel grounds, located on Lake Monona in Blooming Grove Township, just outside of Madison. The hotel opened in 1879 and on Ju...
Description: Notes include: Sketch of Battle of Island #10. Sketch of Fort Pillow Tennessee. Gen. Pope had command of the land troops.
Description: Costume sketch of a pink nightgown with matching long-sleeved robe created for Jessie Royce Landis in "To Catch a Thief."
Date: date unknown
Description: Elevated view of a Gisholt machine. Sign on machine reads: "Dyn-Aut-Ronic."
Description: Hand-colored drawing of President Abraham Lincoln. This image is one of several on a page from the Grant family bible.
Description: Green River Valley in Wyoming; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail...
Description: A fisherman is sitting on a bar stool and talking to the bartender, who is smoking a cigarette. The fisherman has taken off his waders which are resting on...
Description: Drawing of two railroad cars being loaded with coal.
Description: Artist's rendering of an aerial view of Miller Park Stadium's roof with a Miller Park logo.
Description: Bill bartending at The Stonewall.
Description: Magazine illustration of home, titled as the "Soldiers' National Asylum at Milwaukee, Wisconsin". The building is in the background, and in the foreground...
Description: An architectural rendering of a proposed lakefront development plan.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawing of Zizania aquatica. The plant's common name is Northern Wild Rice.
Description: A fountain and trees in Courthouse Square (now Cathedral Square) in front of the church.
Description: The Buttes, Wyoming and Sweetwater River; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the O...
Description: Drawing of a passenger train approaching a small town where two teams of horses on a plank road appear to be startled by the noise of the locomotive. One t...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of an invention by John Muir.
Description: A drawing of the private Haskell University that was operating during the 1850's. The drawing was done by a student, Mrs. L. Campbell who spelled the name...
Date: 1941 before
Description: Woodcut illustration of a seated figure leaning against a tree, and holding a fishing pole.
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