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Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with dark blue top and a side panel along the left-hand side with roundels depicting fair activities such as fair...
Description: Drawing of older gentleman presenting the regimental flag of the 15th Wisconsin Infantry, presumably at a Grand Army of the Republic meeting. The image is...
Description: Page from Increase Lapham's 1935 botanical diary in which he listed plants he observed in flower stage.
Date: 1886-08-06 ca.
Description: A certificate from the Grand Army of the Republic, announcing that Lucius Fairchild on August 6, 1886 was elected Commander in Chief of the 20th annual Nat...
Description: A brief letter written by Daniel Boone to "Dear Col."
Description: A letter from Governor Henry Hamilton to Colonel Clark proposing a truce.
Description: Brief letter from President Abraham Lincoln to Secretary of War Edwin Stanton asking to see the files for Carl Schurz of Wisconsin and Milo Smith Haskell (...
Description: Information about eight photographs detailing the seven Wisconsin monuments erected at the Gettysburg battlefield and the commission that placed them there...
Description: Portion of a letter regarding the incorporation of the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company.
Date: 1977 ca.
Description: The Madison Committee for Gay Rights sponsored the Gay Arts Festival in the Great Hall of the Memorial Union on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus,...
Description: Large sheet of paper used to gather ideas for the creation of the Mifflin Street Co-op mural. The top says: The mural project is underway--and we need your...
Description: Drawing of trappers on leaving their hunting grounds.
Description: Letter written by Gilbert Imlay regarding Daniel Boone.
Description: First page of a document handwritten by Thomas Marshall.
Description: A contract, written by Joseph Grubb regarding work and boarding for Samuel Marshall, which is signed by Grubb.
Description: First page of a letter written by Walt Whitman regarding the publication of a book he was writing.
Description: List of supplies issued to Cordelia Harvey for her soldiers' hospital.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: Business stationery of George B. Peck, editor of Peck's Sun, a Milwaukee newspaper. Peck was well-known for his humorous column, "Peck's Bad Boy," a...
Description: The front page of a letter to Electa Candy that begins, "Dear Mother".
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
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