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Painting

Fort Crawford

Date: 1840 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford (the second site, with buildings of 1829-?), on the east bank of the Mississippi River, about 2 miles above the mouth of the Wisconsin River.

Manuscript

Freemen of Ohio

Date: 1813-07-02 

Description: A handbill circulated by Governor Meigs and General McArthur of Ohio in an effort to recruit men into the local militia. Men were needed to serve against t...

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Shows Walker’s Point, Juneau Town and Kilbourn Town, including labeled buildings, trails and Indian villages. Relief shown by hachures. Oriented with north...

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: Lithographic view of a man in a canoe on Big-Foot's Lake (modern day Lake Geneva) with a small settlement on a bluff overlooking the lake. A group of birds...

Date: 1899 

Description: Halle Steensland poses in his lavishly decorated library at his house on 315 North Carroll Street.

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Illustrated view of Superior.

Date: 1873 ca.

Description: Probably D.W. Bronson and family. A mounting block cut from a tree stump is in left foreground with carriage and saddle height steps. The family poses in f...

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: View of Alma from the Mississippi River, with wing dam on right.

Photograph

Stuck in the Mud

Date: 1898 

Description: Two men attempt to move a buggy mired in the mud on a rutted, dirt road. One man is steadying the horse and his hat is laying in the middle of the road. Th...

Date: 1898-05-24 before

Description: Interior of the bill of fare served at the Grand Hotel on the birthday of Queen Victoria, with four scenes, perhaps representing the seasons, amidst flower...

Postcard

The Casino

Date: 1880 

Description: Monona Lake Assembly, The Casino. This structure, including the ice house and provision space, designed by Conover and Porter and built for $1700.00 in Jun...

Photograph

Atwood Children

Date: 1864 before

Description: Mary Louise Atwood and Elizabeth Gordon Atwood Vilas, the daughters of David Atwood, the founding publisher of the Wisconsin State Journal.

Map or Atlas

Map of Knobs Gap

Date: 1862-12-26 

Description: Handsketched map of the area around Knobs Gap.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: View of dirt road with houses along both sides, and wooden walkways and picket fences along the road.

Photograph

View over Fox River

Date: 1889 

Description: View of Green Bay from the Fort Howard side of the Fox River.

Date: 1895-07-30 

Description: Men, waving their hats, standing in a field of shoulder-high oats on the farm of Edward Dascam, one and one-half miles northeast of Antigo, Langlade County...

Photograph

Wisconsin Senate

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Composite photograph of the Wisconsin Senate of 1895-1896.

Photograph

Main Street

Date: 1879 ca.

Description: View of a main street looking towards The Fulton Meat Market, P. Carrington Harness shop, a livery stable, feed store, restaurant and bakery.

Date: 1837 ca.

Description: Stereograph of Ta-vah-puts, Chief of the U-in-tah Utes, standing in a field.

Photograph

Apaches

Date: 1898 

Description: Apaches at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.

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