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Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Water Tower Park showing Milwaukee and the bay.
Description: Drawing of a passenger train approaching a small town where two teams of horses on a plank road appear to be startled by the noise of the locomotive. One t...
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the Second Ward School House, copied from the 1868 Madison City Directory.
Description: Ink drawing of the Governor's Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. The stone building features a porch and wrap around balcony.
Description: View of a farm house, with fences around it, a cowboy on horseback overseeing cattle, and a horse-drawn carriage on the street in front of the estate. Re...
Description: View up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: Pencil drawing (graphite and ink?) of Polperro House, at the Pendarvis State Historical Site in Mineral Point. Features a side gable entrance and a log fra...
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Black and white ink drawing of an old wooden well.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Cornish Pendarvis house on Shake Rag Street.
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a building owned by the Rodolf family along a commercial street.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: View of cattle, sheep, and pigs in a pasture on farm. Two houses are visible in the distance, with a horse-drawn carriage on the road. East side residence...
Description: The ferry landing in Weston, Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oreg...
Description: Drawing of Trempealeau Mounds.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol (the second State Capitol, the first in Madison). Illustration from the American Encyclopedia, Columbus, 1859.
Description: At North Jackson and East Mason Streets, with the Sherman home (extreme left) and the Newton home (center). Four buildings are in the image, along the road...
Date: date unknown
Description: A drawing from Harney's "History of Winnebago County" of E.L. Mathewson's home on Doty Island.
Description: Copy of N.F. Hyer's original map of Aztalan as published in the Milwaukee Advertiser, February 25, 1837.
Description: Pencil drawing of the Spring Inn, located at 3706 Nakoma Road.
Description: Pencil sketch of buildings, including the Post Office.
Date: 1853 ca.
Description: Illustration of the Capital house, a first-class hotel, copied from page 320 of Gleason's Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion.
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