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Description: This map shows Chicago Mil. & St. Paul R.R., Chicago & N.W. R.R., Wisconsin Central R.R., and other railroads. Eastern Minnesota, the upper peninsula of Mi...
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: South Pinckney Street between East Washington Avenue (left) and King Street (right). Visible on the right is the Marquette neighborhood. The large structur...
Description: Elevated view from the top of Main Hall (later Bascom Hall) of Picnic Point on Lake Mendota from the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Women switchboard operators at the sole Milwaukee telephone exchange.
Description: Narrative Journal of Travels from Detroit Northwest through the Great chain of American Lakes to the sources of the Mississippi River in the year 1820. Ill...
Description: Poster publicizing a socialistic labor party mass meeting in New York.
Description: Ninth plate ferrotype/tintype of Henry E. Knapp, seated on a balloon-back chair, left forearm resting on cloth-covered table, right hand in lap. He is wear...
Description: A raft of lumber which has been floated down the Wisconsin River to be broken up and sold. Two men stand on the raft, each near lumber stacked on a cart, o...
Description: Inside spread of 4-page brochure featuring illustrations accompanying blocks of text explaining the features of Champion machines. The top left shows a man...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Mr. Henry and Mrs. Ella Hoffman with unidentified couple under a grape arbor.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of Black Hawk Avenue.
Description: One thousand dollar bond and coupons issued by the Watertown and Madison Railroad Company in 1857. Jairus Fairchild, president, and T.L. Lawrence have sig...
Description: A man stands in a field in Ashland County, almost dwarfed by grain plants.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Young man on a horse-drawn McCormick mower in a field.
Description: Hand-drawn map showing the place of Hook's defeat in York County in South Carolina.
Description: View of people riding in a horse-drawn sleigh in front of the National Hotel in a snowstorm. The National Hotel was owned by Major E.B. Dean. It was origin...
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Beginning at Odanah just south of Lake Superior, Hölzlhuber and several fur trappers used an Indian trail to travel upstream through extensive wild forest....
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Oil on linen study of a Union Civil War soldier examining his wound. The study was created as part of the work of the German panorama painters active in M...
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map including Lake Front and Lake Lawn areas by Langdon Street.
Description: William Krueger sits between the twins, Edgar and Jennie Krueger. There is a fur rug on the floor.
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