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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A drawing on green cardboard, labeled No. 1, of a design for a triangular brooch. The mounting of yellow and white gold holds a multicolored cabochon, poss...
Description: Elevated view of Sturgeon Bay in 1900. Sturgeon Bay Bridge spans the bay and several boats are on the water. A lighthouse sits on a small island in the bay...
Description: Sketchbook page with inscription across top in brown ink: "To Mr. Stager from his section in remembrance of the pleasant hours spent together. Aug. 18th 1...
Description: "Comisary [sic] Steamer — Pittsburgh Landing." Steamboat on river near Shiloh, Tennessee.
Description: Pencil drawing of a Gothic cottage. Front gable features icicle patterned barge-boards, around a tall window on the second story with shutters and arched d...
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: Increase Lapham's drawing of Zizania aquatica. The plant's common name is Northern Wild Rice.
Description: Hand-colored drawing, on grey cardboard, of a design for a "Pendant for Matrix Turquoises." The matrix is the very dark veining on the stones. The oval sto...
Description: A fisherman embraces a trophy Muskelunge (Muskie) while holding his fishing rod. A sign near the fishing rod reads: "Fish Tips."
Sid's poem for the imag...
Description: A very simple line drawing of the appearance of Butte des Morts from the east.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: View of the shoreline on the Walker Castle grounds. Two men are boating while a young boy fishes from the shore.
Date: date unknown
Description: Portrait of Joann, the owner of the Ohio Tavern. She is holding a beer can which reads: "OHO."
Date: 1874 before
Description: Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute) near Madison.
Description: Detail from a drawing of a plan for the isthmus.
Description: Pencil drawing of a dirt road through the woods with added white highlights. A horse-drawn wagon with two passengers moves down the road in the distance,...
Date: 1941 before
Description: Woodcut illustration of a bookshelf with books, an apple, and a pair of eyeglasses.
Description: Drawings of a Lilly by Increase Lapham.
Description: An original ink drawing of William Donahey's "Teenie Weenies." The colorful drawing features a Teenie Weenie riding a bird and picking up another Teenie We...
Date: 1929 ca.
Description: State architect, Arthur Peabody's rendition of the State Office Building at 1 West Wilson Street.
Description: Topographic map of Park Lands in Glenwood Plat, Land for Glenwood Children's Park. Design by Jens Jensen. Oringinal drawing 35 x 34 inches.
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