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Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A man with a beard sits in a chair next to a boy and a girl, all posed with an informality unusual for a Dahl photograph. Behind them a younger man carries...
Description: The Turvill family picking strawberries on their family farm. Five family members, men and women, are crouched in the field picking, and a young girl stand...
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View across water of a tugboat pulling a sailboat towards Milwaukee on Lake Michigan.
Description: Illustration of Fort Crawford.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: A family stands in a yard in front of a upright and wing frame house that has diamond shaped attic window, two doors in front and half windows above the po...
Description: Section 10 of 12, this bicycle road map features Wisconsin bicycle routes in the counties of Polk, Barron, Chippewa, St. Croix, and Dunn.
Date: 1842 ca.
Description: Lithograph of Southport.
Description: Drawing of the lake steamer, Michigan with another vessel in the background.
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Originally printed in the Centennial Records of the Women of Wisconsin on page 37. It illustrates the large houses and the surrounding bustling road. The h...
Date: 1891 ca.
Description: Woman in tilted hat posing across the street from stores: J.J. McGillivray Sash and Door Company and Squire's Oyster House. Probably on Water Street.
Date: 1857-06 ca.
Description: A distant, elevated view of the city of Milwaukee and its shoreline. During the hot summer months, Holzlhuber took excursions on the water, many times brin...
Description: Devil's Lake from shore flanked by steep tree-covered hillsides. A small solitary rowboat floats near the distant shore.
Description: Head and shoulders oval portrait of Senator Patrick O'Rourke.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Lancaster from behind a wooden fence.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Fond du Lac, "drawn after nature," with a parade of soldiers marching down the street.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Men stand in the yard and a woman stands on the porch of a frame house with double brackets, double front doors with screen doors and a double walkway lead...
Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Robert H. Spencer, F & S, 47th Wisconsin Infantry, holding his sword in his left hand and his hat in...
Description: This map shows a plat of town, local streets, and parts of East and Fox Rivers.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Park Hotel. " 'Park Hotel' South Corner Capitol Park." The reverse side gives a description of the decor and furnishings and lists some of the surrounding...
Description: This map depicts the opening battles in the Union campaign against Vicksburg, Mississippi, in May 1863. Noted are the Battle of Port Gibson, May 1, 1863, t...
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