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Description: Among his prominent occupations, William F. Vilas was a lawyer, professor at the University of Wisconsin Law School, Postmaster General, and United States...
Description: Joshua E. Dodge.
Description: A painting of the Grignon house and surrounding land and water.
Description: Oil portrait of Nathaniel Ames, a former Revolutionary War soldier.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Governor William R. Taylor. He is wearing a suit and necktie, and is facing slightly towards the right.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of a painting of Colonel Robert Patterson (1753-1827). Patterson was a pioneer settler to both Kentucky and Ohio. He served in...
Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: Elmside was built by Peter Van Bergen, a prominent builder of the 1840's, at 302 South Mills Street. The house was later owned by Dr. J.B. Bowen.
Date: 1939 ca.
Description: The Leitch house located at 752 E. Gorham Street.
Date: 1954 ca.
Description: View from Brisbois Point. Prairie du Chien lies below, and beyond the Mississippi river rise Iowa's hills.
Description: Portrait of wife and daughter of Austin E. Quinney, chief of the Stockbridge nation.
Description: Portrait of Ramsay Crooks.
Description: "Tallmadge, Nathaniel Pitcher (Feb. 8, 1795-Nov. 2, 1864), lawyer, politician, U.S. Senator from N.Y., territorial governor of Wisconsin, b. Chatham, N.Y....
Description: Print of a Gilbert Stuart painted portrait of Thayendangea (known also as Joseph Brant). He wears a feathered headdress and a shell around his neck.
Date: date unknown
Description: An Ojibwa man prepares to fell a tree to use in the construction of a canoe.
Description: An Ojibwa Indian man splits cedar wood to make ribs for the canoe he's constructing.
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