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Date: 1952 

Description: Perspective drawing of a bedroom in the Graber Lakehouse designed by John Randal McDonald.

Date:  

Description: Rough sketch of a "Rebel Gunboat" and trees in the background.

Date: 1954 

Description: Costume sketch of a black, masquerade suit with a purple and red cloak created for Cary Grant and John Williams in "To Catch a Thief".

Date: 1862-04 

Description: Notes include: Sketch of Battle of Island #10. Sketch of Fort Pillow Tennessee. Gen. Pope had command of the land troops.

Date: 1924 

Description: A hand-drawn cartoon in crayon entitled "Westward The Course Of Empire". It features Frederick Jackson Turner on a rocking horse with a sunset in the back...

Drawing

"Arms for Sale"

Date:  date unknown

Description: Profile portrait of bald-headed man wearing a pair of eyeglasses with a cannon in place of his nose. At the top the text reads: "Arms For Sale," and at the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of a naked man with a beard sitting in the grass and drinking from a tankard. His right leg is stretched up in the air. Bunches of grapes with gree...

Date: 1902 ca.

Description: A drawing depicting Mrs. Fowe's Ranch. With mountains in the distance, the ranch consists of corrals for horses and cattle, and a modest-sized house.

Date: 1889 

Description: The Illinois Central passenger depot.

Date: 1873 

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...

Drawing

Mr. Nnickeldick

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of anthropomorphic animals at a formal dinner with the caption "Mr. Nnickeldick Gives a Coming Out Party for Mr. Skittels".

Date: 1852-08 

Description: Pencil drawing of a lake shoreline. A few trees frame the arc of the shore and steamboats are visible along the distant shore.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration of three Potawatomi Indians cooking.

Date: 1851 

Description: A watercolor view of Madison. Prominent on the left side of King Street is the Madison Hotel.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of Sid Boyum standing with his hands behind his back holding a cigar and bending over to look closely at an artwork hung on the wall in a gallery....

Date: 1897 

Description: Drawing depicting the Milwaukee Bank Riot of June 24, 1861. A large crowd is gathered outside the State Bank and Mitchell's Bank. A fire burns in the stree...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: An art deco-influenced design for an emerald ring, showing a top and side view, hand drawn and painted on tissue and mounted on a card. A note says "For M...

Drawing

Night Cityscape

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a nighttime cityscape and a crescent moon.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Drawing of a man sitting on the fence pointing his finger, with the caption: "We got pointers and setters. — But what I need is a good retriever!" A dog is...

Date: 1946 

Description: Pencil drawing of the Pendarvis and Trelawny Houses. Stone building with six over six windows on two levels, and three entrances. A stone wall runs along t...

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