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Description: Catalog cover with an illustration behind the company name of a stylized dragon dangling a chain with a disc that reads "49th Year." The dates 1849 and 189...
Description: Catalog cover featuring miniature elves or fairies harvesting grain with axes.
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawing of a Union mondonta (or Unio soleniformis) shell. There are also two views of another shell drawn below and a drawi...
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad featuring an illustration of Uncle Sam stretched from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean....
Description: A watercolor drawing by Mrs. James Reid the sister-in-law of William Reid, the homeowner.
Description: Edward Buenning and his wife posing in front of their home and farm buildings.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: This map includes a table of estimated costs "by Brev. Maj. Gen. G.K. Warren Maj. U.S.E., of improvement of Wis. River from his survey of 1867." Portions o...
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the Second Ward School House, copied from the 1868 Madison City Directory.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A watercolor illustration of a combined thermometer, hygrometer, barometer, and pyrometer.
Description: View of Green Bay from the top of St. Willibrord's Church. A river can be seen in the background.
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: View of Tenement Block and Megget Home (built before 1870), River Street. The buildings where the A&P Market stands.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Studio portrait of a Ho-Chunk group, William Massey (ChawRoChooChayKah), seated left, with his arm around his pet raccoon and Grace Decorra Twocrow Winnes...
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: View of the primitive Albion Prairie Methodist church looking down the aisle between the pews towards the pulpit and a small organ. A prominent stove pipe...
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: Chronicle newspaper office, the first building on the townsite of Superior, built in 1853 by William C. Howenstine, John T. Morgan, and August Zachau.
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for E. Ball & Company, "manufacturers of The World mower and reaper, and Tornado thresher." Cover features a color illustr...
Description: This map of the southeastern United States shows forts and battlefields, railroads, rivers, and cities and towns. Dates of admission and secession of the s...
Description: Sarah Krueger Bhend feeds kittens in front of a farm building.
Description: Back cover of catalog featuring a color illustration of miniature elves or fairies cavorting in a three-tiered stack of wheat shocks. One stands at the top...
Description: This manuscript map shows the township and range grid, towns, and sections in Dodge County, Wisconsin.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: View from across railroad tracks. Resort is on the water's edge, with a small inlet on the right. Land is mostly sand, though a small part on the left ha...
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