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Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Harvey Hospital, or the Soldiers' Orphans Home. The main octagon section was the home of Governor Farwell, and the wing of wood was added in 1862 and used...
Description: "Hamburg Landing, 4 miles below Pittsburg Landing, Commisary [sic] Depot of Gen. Hallek's Army." An encampment with soldiers along the river with a...
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: Increase Lapham's drawing of the geological profile between the Sandusky plains and Portsmouth, Ohio.
Description: Two Civil War watercolor drawings by John Gaddis, Company E, 12th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, showing the regiment in bivouac, and later their headquarte...
Description: Drawing of Fort Defiance.
Description: Drawing of a man in a tavern talking to another man behind him on the left and saying: "Now, Joe, here can really hold his martinis." The man talking has h...
Description: View of the Cliff House on the lake, with pine trees surrounding the property, and a cliff behind the building.
Description: Lithograph view towards river of the American Fur Companies buildings and fenced enclosures, surrounded by hills and trees.
Description: Hand-colored drawing of President Abraham Lincoln. This image is one of several on a page from the Grant family bible.
Description: A preliminary sketch of a landscape with partially drawn cannons in the foreground and tents in the background.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: E.P. Allis & Co's Reliance Works: steam cranes and ovens.
Description: Design in green for Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp featuring evergreen trees, and an agriculture and industry theme.
Description: Illustration of Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) men. One of them may be Yellow Thunder.
Description: Rendering of a Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company product. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of electical apparatus, famo...
Date: 1940 before
Description: Lake Park Lutheran Church, with three bare trees in front. The long nave is on the left, bell tower in the center, and additional building sections are on...
Description: Two drawings of The National Republican Convention Headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, at the Grand Pacific Hotel. The Blaine Headquarters.
Description: Ships of varying types and sizes on water.
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Interior perspective drawing of the living room of the Fred Graber house designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald.
Description: The hotel of S.H. Stafford, who settled about 1845.
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