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Date: 1869 ca.
Description: View of the Berlin high school with children playing and people walking in the foreground.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: A drawing on green cardboard, labeled No. 1, of a design for a triangular brooch. The mounting of yellow and white gold holds a multicolored cabochon, poss...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Sketch of two huge round revolving book stacks with an elevator. This was apparently a "library of the future" idea and was probably never actually built.
Description: A cartoon depicting the rescue of oppressed people by the United States, entitled "What The United States Has Fought For".
Description: Pencil drawing of a house at 421 Cass Street. The main entrance is on a long porch with columns, under a balcony. There is a side entrance on the left.
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two men in combat. One horse.
Description: "Ferry 'New Era' being transformed into a gunboat at St. Louis." Drawing includes workers building with lumber.
Description: Pencil drawing of the exterior of the U.H. Levy Drugstore.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A copy of an older illustration of the Sauganash Tavern, located on Lake Street in Chicago near Market. It was "built in 1831 by Mark Beaubien, who claimed...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A man sits on a stool while hand milking a Holstein cow in a stall in a red barn. He is wearing work clothes and a hat. A golden cow and a spotted brown co...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: A pencil sketch of Butte des Morts, also called Hill of the Dead. There is a small building at the top of the hill.
Date: date unknown
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two men in battle. Two horses, one with a rider dressed entirely in black.
Date: 1941 before
Description: Woodcut illustration of two seated figures smoking pipes.
Description: Sign advertising for 15 cent tap beers at the Nitty Gritty bar in Madison, Wisconsin. Shows a cartoon of a drunk bugler, playing taps while drinking a pint...
Date: 1849-05 ca.
Description: The bottom lands and a farm in Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Or...
Description: Home of Notorious Rebel — E.L. Newsome (located in New Madrid, Missouri). There is a farmstead with a man and woman in the foreground, a fence in the middl...
Description: Preliminary sketches of ships.
Description: Drawing of the general design by the Architectural Commission for the future development of the short course agricultural students dormitory.
Description: Illustration of the Wisconsin State Capitol with an American flag displayed on the dome.
Description: Pencil drawing of residence on Murray's Alley.
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