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Description: Bear River Peaks in Utah; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail). W...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: From left to right are Emma Bigbear (WaConChaZeeWinKah) , Emma Annie Funmaker Lowe (ENooGreHeReKah), and Lilly Winneshiek (WaConChaWinKah).
Date: 1898 after
Description: A view of the facade and side of the brick gymnasium at St. Norbert College. Stone is used for the basement floor and in decorative elements. This buildi...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Group portrait of postmen from the Milwaukee Area.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: View of a Victorian-style room in the H. Schildhauer residence at 13 North Webster Street. Various paintings are on display in the room, some on easels, ot...
Description: A detail of a Sanborn map including Lake Front and Lake Lawn areas by Langdon Street.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: Group portrait of an extended family of nine men, five women and sixteen children.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Ink on tracing paper map of Green Bay, Wisconsin and nearby areas, Lake Winnebago, Fox and Wolf Rivers, and the junctions of the Mississippi and Wisconsin...
Description: A handbill entitled "McKinley, The Poltroon & Assassin, In His True Colors."
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: Advertising poster showing color illustration of pioneers on a bluff overlooking a McCormick binder harvesting grain in the valley below. The poster bears...
Date: 1860 after
Description: A bull, labeled "NORTH", is chasing Jefferson Davis towards a fence and bushes. The bull is saying, "Come and take a Horn, Jeff" and Davis is saying, "You...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Boardwalk leading to St. Joseph's Catholic Church in La Pointe.
Description: Head and shoulders profile portrait of Henry Andrae.
Description: Flyer and order form advertising McCormick's Reaper and Mower. Features the headline "15,000 sold in the last 4 years" under an illustration of the reaper...
Description: Engraved image of a boat being towed through a canal at Little Falls by a team of horses. A small town is in the background.
Description: Political drawing for the Democratic Presidential Campaign, which included Buchanan and Breckenridge.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk girl, Martha White Blackhawk St. Cyr, posed standing with her left hand resting on a draped ch...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Encampment of the Piekann Indians.
Date: 1899-06-12 after
Description: Still smoldering fires and wreckage amidst debris left in the wake of a tornado.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Improved Geared Rotary Honey Extractor for 1872. Manufactured by Gray and Winder of Cincinnati, OH. Illustrations of two different mo...
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