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Description: People engaged in various activities along the bank of the Mississippi River. There are both men and women and a horse next to the river edge. Trees are cu...
Description: A cartoon depicting the rescue of oppressed people by the United States, entitled "What The United States Has Fought For".
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Design for the plan of the first and second floors, accepted through a competition. The museum space is at the far left.
Description: Stage Plot for the band U2. The famed Irish rock band that formed in 1976 performed on April 14, 1981 at Merlyn’s, 311 State Street, Madison, Wisconsin. U2...
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: East entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is on Bascom Hill in front of the ent...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Drawing of the Octagon House with a horse and carriage in the foreground.
Description: Illustration of the late Cardinal Paul Cullen, Roman Catholic archbishop of Dublin.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: Watercolor illustration of a barometer designed by John Muir in his boyhood.
Description: Design in shades of red for 3 cent Wisconsin Centennial postage stamp with farming and industry theme.
Description: Exterior of Fort Donelson with landscape including sparse buildings and trees.
Description: Independence Rock (the perceived midway point on the Oregon Trail),Wyoming, with two wagons unhitched at the base of the rock; sketched by Wilkins on his 1...
Description: Cannons aimed out of several openings. Soldiers are working with cannons.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Black and white sketch of a mailbox on a post in a milk can, with its flag up, next to a country road. Across the road is a tree and fence, with a field an...
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Downtown East Troy with the Seymour Brooks residence.
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 sketch of Little Lake Butte des Morts and the surrounding area, including Neenah and Menasha.
Description: Steam Boat Springs in Idaho; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail)....
Description: Blueprints for the Bath House in Devil's Lake State Park.
Description: Large group of people leaving a steam ship, some transporting large chests of their belongings.
Description: Drawings of a Lilly by Increase Lapham.
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