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Date: 1888 ca.
Description: The view of Whitefish Bay
Description: Illustrations from the Boston Herald of scenes at the school of housekeeping, including "in the kitchen" and "studying hygiene".
Date: 1849-06-18 ca.
Description: An Indian Burial in a tree; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail)....
Description: Wisconsin State Capitol surrounded by seven miniature drawings of Madison images.
Description: Rural landscape with farm buildings seen from across a field and framed by trees.
Description: Illustration of four Indians on Madeline Island with canoe in water on the shore.
Description: View of the residence of Hon. Isaac Lain.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Illustrated view of Superior.
Description: Charcoal portrait of George Baxter Burrows. A Wisconsin State Senator (1878-1882) and real estate broker, he willed his twelve-acre Lake Mendota frontage e...
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of James Child who settled in 1847.
Description: Bear River Valley in Utah; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of an invention by John Muir.
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the Second Ward School House, copied from the 1868 Madison City Directory.
Description: Devil's Gate in Wyoming; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).
Description: Pencil drawing of view overlooking Madison. The sketch looks down North Hamilton Street from the capitol. Rutted, irregular streets and frame houses mark...
Description: Illustration depicting a crowd watching the Potomoc-Sword presentation.
Date: 1870 before
Description: Sketch of the Fox River, a train, the mill, a warehouse, and a steamboat.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: Illinois Central railway station.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Lithograhic view of the residence of John Kinzie on the bank of the Chicago River at the mouth of Lake Michigan. The residence consists of a house with a f...
Description: The ferry landing in Weston, Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oreg...
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