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Description: Panoramic sketch of State Street between North and South Halls on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Published in Frank Leslie's Illustrate Newsp...
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Black and white ink drawing of an old wooden well.
Date: 1941 before
Description: Woodcut illustration of a nighttime cityscape and a crescent moon.
Date: date unknown
Description: Designers colored pencil sketch for roadside billboards for two Potosi Brewing Company labels: Holiday and Alpine. Comments on the design are addressed to...
Description: Exterior of Fort Donelson with landscape including sparse buildings and trees.
Description: A view of what is now known as Bascom Hill including Main Hall (Bascom Hall), North Hall, Music Hall, Science Hall, South Hall, Washburn Observatory and Wo...
Description: View of the Cliff House on the lake, with pine trees surrounding the property, and a cliff behind the building.
Description: Front view of the Radisson cabin, the first house built by a white man in Wisconsin. It was built between 1650 and 1660 on Chequamegon Bay, in the vicinit...
Description: Front cover of "Opportunity: Journal of Negro Life" showing an illustration of a woman in an evening dress with her cheek resting on her shoulder, and peop...
Description: An ad featuring Wauwatosa, showing the First Baptist Church built in 1854 and the First Congregational Church built in 1853.
Description: Drawing of a Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indian lodge with an American flag flying outside of it.
Description: A pencil drawing of of a costume for Patricia Neal as Alma Brown in the film "Hud". The woman in the drawing is wearing a dress, apron, and low shoes, and...
Description: Illustration of wooden trap for small animals.
Description: Design for Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp with an agriculture and industries theme.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing on green tissue mounted on blue cardboard depicting a design for an Art Deco bracelet. There are large circular links of a smooth blac...
Description: Illustration advertising the Salzer Seed Company's Happy Home collection of 16 plants.
Description: View of a few buildings with a grove of trees in the yard, and a fence running across the foreground. The school buildings of the old Mission House, showin...
Description: Head and shoulders image of Henry David Thoreau.
Description: Architectural drawing of the Sunset Village neighborhood on the West side of the city of Madison. The poster description reads: A proposed master plan for...
Description: First floor plan of the Chicago residence of Nettie Fowler McCormick, widow of Cyrus Hall McCormick. The plan presents alterations and additions to the ori...
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