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Description: "An 'Imperial Scene' up the Tenn." (Tennessee River). A view from the rear of a man maneuvering a steamboat up the river using a steering wheel.
Date: date unknown
Description: Dog bowing down, with it's tail wagging.
Date: 1834 ca.
Description: A view of Fort Winnebago.
Description: Pencil and ink plan and elevation sketch, drawn by Frank Lloyd Wright, for a firescreen for the Hillside Theater. The drawing includes a dimensioned plan a...
Description: Interior perspective drawing and floor plan of the Sy Dolnick Residence designed by John Randal McDonald.
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...
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: Unidentified drawing of a portion of a building including floor plan, elevation sketch, and detail sketches.
Description: A machinist on the left is having trouble with the machine, and is smoking a pipe and blowing smoke out of his mouth. The young machinist on the right is m...
Description: An illustration of a storm encountered by a delegation of Indians on their way to Washington, D.C.
Date: 1849-05 ca.
Description: Old Fort Kearney (Nebraska City). Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Tr...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of an invention by John Muir.
Description: A drawing of the private Haskell University that was operating during the 1850's. The drawing was done by a student, Mrs. L. Campbell who spelled the name...
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: Ledger Drawing. Two men in battle. Two horses, one with a rider dressed entirely in black.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A highly detailed design for a necklace featuring a large green stone and two teardrop shape stones hanging below it.
Description: On a black background, a candle burns on the left and on the right a hand is holding up an egg in front of a white-edged black rectangular frame.
Description: An image from a sketchbook of "The Gunboats at No. 10 — Eve of Arrival before the [Island]". The drawing appears to be from the deck of a ship showing seve...
Description: Drawing of a man pushing a man smoking a cigar and sitting in a lounge chair with wheels on the front. The man pushing the chair is a caddy, since he is ca...
Description: Abstract drawing of a structure that appears to be among trees.
Description: Cover illustration for the Hillside Calendar depicting a girl with birds and flowers.
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