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Date: 1860 after
Description: General Winfield Scott is chopping down a tall tree with an ax. Eight frightened men cling to the upper limbs. Caption below reads, "The downfall of Secess...
Description: Full-length studio portrait of Fred D. Grant, son of Ulysses S. Grant, at 15 years of age, standing near a chair in front of a painted backdrop dressed in...
Description: Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway locomotive no. 40, called the L.B. Rock, at the Chestnut Street yards. The mast of a ship is visible in the background, and...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of a chair invention by John Muir.
Description: Portrait engraving of James Monroe from a painting by Alonzo Chappel.
Description: A diagram of a table saw, designed and drawn by John Muir.
Date: 1867 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of a chief standing in front of a backdrop. He is wearing a long coat, fringed shirt, and a crown on his head. In his hands...
Description: Confederate President Jefferson Davis with his nose caught in a bear trap (Washington) while holding a confederate/pirate flag. Caption reads, "Jeff though...
Description: "An ordinance to dissolve the Union between the State of South Carolina and other states united with her under the compact entitled 'The Constitution of th...
Description: Cliffs along Lu-la Lake. A waterfall is in the background.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Stereoview of the Townsend House boathouse across a lake.
Description: The township of Montrose, which is a detail from a Dane County plat map.
Description: Randall Wilcox's home, with fence and people standing on the front porch.
Description: Exterior of St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church, with trees and a fence.
Description: The men in this tintype image were among 500 soldiers taken prisoner at Brentwood on March 25, 1863 and sent to Richmond. They were exchanged for Confedera...
Description: Civil War handbill promoting Union recruitment.
Description: Engraved view of four women racing on bicycles. Spectators in the background are behind a fence.
Description: A cavalry soldier sits on his horse, with a military camp and flag in the background. The faint image of Abraham Lincoln is from the opposite envelope in t...
Description: Pine Mountain with a lone, bare tree on top. Trees and shrubs are in the foreground.
Description: View of Madison from Main Hall, now Bascom Hall, on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. South Hall is in the foreground, with several residences an...
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