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Description: South Pass in Wyoming; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail). Wilki...
Date: date unknown
Description: Drawing of Ames-Angier family tree of North Easton, Massachusetts, 1560-1937.
Description: Engraved view of several wooden cranes extracting large stones from a cut during the construction of the Erie Canal. The rig in the foreground is horse-dri...
Description: Pencil sketch, drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright, possibly a preliminary design for the Air Force Academy. The drawing is on the back of Desco Vitro Glaze Co. s...
Description: Illustration depicting a battle. In the foreground injured soldiers are gathered on and around the porch and yard of a house. In the background are columns...
Description: Costume sketch of the back of a white, Grecian-like dress.
Description: Charles Lindbergh. Sketch based on a 1927 Gelagravure.
Description: Pencil drawing of trees around the shore of a lake from across a field.
Date: 1849-06-13 ca.
Description: Wagon train crossing the South Platte River in Nebraska; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: A drawing by State Architect, Arthur Peabody, depicting the proposed State Street facade of the University Club building.
Description: Cover art for Leslie's Weekly depicting Uncle Sam peering through a magnifying glass at the Philippine Islands on a globe. The caption is "Guess I'l...
Description: "Plaza at Springfield Missouri Civil War". Image shows men standing in the Plaza and one man on horseback. Buildings include the Courthouse and a hospi...
Description: Drawing of a man sitting on the fence pointing his finger, with the caption: "We got pointers and setters. But what I need is a good retriever!" A dog is...
Description: Original pen and ink drawing of an illustration used in a McCormick Company advertising catalog. Includes illustrations of a farmer using a horse-drawn gra...
Description: Cannons aimed out of several openings. Soldiers are working with cannons.
Description: Gates of Heaven Synagogue. Designed by August Kutzbock.
Description: In pencil on white card, a cartoon of a woman, probably a secretary, seen from the back, wearing a dress and high heels, with a typewriter for a head, a pe...
Description: Drawing depicting a person sowing seeds in furrowed ground with a cityscape in the background. An arm and hammer appear in the sky superimposed on a sun-li...
Description: Cross section drawing of a Wisconsin lead mine.
Description: Costume sketch of a gold, plumed headdress with veil created for Grace Kelly in "To Catch a Thief".
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