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Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River. Trees and foliage line the banks.
Description: Two men work at running sap from maple trees. Buckets hang beneath the sap spouts or "spiles" inserted into holes drilled in the trees. A team of horses pu...
Description: Watercolor painting of a sailing ship on a sea or ocean. A large rock formation is on the left.
Description: Quarter-length painted portrait of Harrison Ludington (1812-1891).
Description: Oil portrait, life-size, of Col. Stephen V. Shipman, of Chicago.
Description: Watercolor painting of farm and farmhouse, residence of Mr. Daniel Lewis.
Description: Three men drag their canoe through a strong current.
Description: A threshing scene during harvest time. In the background, the separater tender stands on the thresher overseeing the whole operation. He has a weighing dev...
Description: Chief Oshkosh, (1795-) August 29, 1858, Menomonee Indian chief.
Date: 1858 ca.
Description: Hölzlhuber traveled on American railways frequently and marveled that they wouldn't have been accepted as usable in Europe. This sketch of the tunnel on th...
Description: Center panel of the completed mural at the Wisconsin Historical Society. The image depicts wheat farming, one of the state's earliest and largest industrie...
Description: A watercolor of a set of archaic Indian deer hunters with their kill.
Description: Oil portrait of John W. Quinney (1797-1855).
Description: Painting made at Sante Fe of dancers.
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: This is an amateur painting of the Peck Cabin representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin." The "Peck Cabin" is a variation signed "Meinhard, Madi...
Description: Oil painting of a double row of willow trees on University Bay Drive. A trail winds between them. Boulders line the shore of Lake Mendota on the left. A tu...
Description: Portrait of Ramsay Crooks.
Description: A farm boy rides the "hay-fork horse" as the farmer loads hay into the barn during haying time in July.
Date: 1938 ca.
Description: The Lucien Stanley Hanks house, located at 216 Langdon Street, was built in 1877.
Description: Watercolor painting of the Yahara River at Lake Monona with some added elements. Trees are along the banks, and a fence is on the right.
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