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Date: 1896-09-03 ca.
Description: Memorial and Resolution adopted by the Thirtieth National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic, held in St. Paul, Minnesota. In Memoriam of past Co...
Description: Chicago & North Western Railway viaduct on the line along the Milwaukee River. The viaduct has two arched passages, and stones and rocks lining the path f...
Description: A cavalry troop from the Ojibwa-Pillager Battle at Sugar Point on Bear Island.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: City water works system map. Pencil annotation on the top right reads: "Period represented is after 1887 and before Aug. 1891". The middle of the map has a...
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A family stands in a yard, some in wagons, in front of wood fence and picket gate. Behind them is a simple frame house with small windows on the second sto...
Description: Stereoview over rooftops of the Ferris wheel at the Chicago World's Fair.
Description: Charles Pfeifer stands on the entrance steps to the drugstore with his wife Emma Pfeifer, who holds a baby. Other children and adults pose with them.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: View from pier of groups of people walking along a Lake Monona dock and on the walkway to the shore. On the right is an excursion boat with a United States...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Portrait of Oshkosh native Helen Farnsworth Mears, age 20, at the time of the unveiling of her sculpture, "Genius of Wisconsin", on display at the southwes...
Description: Outdoor portrait of Mary Turvill McConnell.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: Cutaway view of the building that housed the first electrical station created to distribute incandescent light electricity.
Date: 1860 after
Description: Envelope compares a young man of the North, on the left, to a young man of the South, on the right. The young Northern man is working with an older man on...
Description: Family portrait of inventor and industrialist Cyrus Hall McCormick (1809-1884), and his two sons, (L to R), Harold Fowler McCormick (1872-1941), and Stanle...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite studio portrait of a small child sitting in a chair.
Description: View from Park Street of entrance to Science Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: View of pharmaceutical processing equipment in the Pharmacie Werner. the pharmacy was located in Boulay, France.
Description: A hand drawn map of a portion of Jackson County, Wisconsin between Township No. 21 north, range number 4 West and township no. 21 north, range no. 3 west,...
Description: Oil painting portrait of a man. He is wearing an overcoat and dark top hat with two feathers in the hatband.
There is some confusion about the last name;...
Description: Exterior view of multiple structures on the R. Moseley Walker homestead.
Description: This map of the area between Monterey, Tennessee, and Corinth, Mississippi, shows Union lines of entrenchment in blue and Confederate lines around Corinth...
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