People's Faces


Description: A small, preliminary sketch of a gathering of people.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cartoon of a man in clownish attire carrying a pillow, satchel with gambling items (cards, poker chips, racing forms), in one hand and a wrench-like object...


Barman — John

Date: 1932 

Description: John bartending at the Columbus Circle Club.

Date: 1954 

Description: Costume sketch of a short sleeved dress with matching jacket.

Date: 1875 ca.

Description: Drawing of the C.H. & L.J. McCormick Reaper Manufactory (McCormick Reaper Works). The factory was built after the Chicago Fire of 1871 destroyed the origin...

Date: 1848 

Description: The first Fort Crawford at Prairie du Chien, with the Mississippi River in the foreground. Although dated 1830, this scene was actually painted by Henry Le...

Date: 1836 

Description: Drawing of Prairie du Chien in 1836. "From an old cut."

Date: 1927 

Description: Pie charts from 1927-28 showing the present location of graduates of Central and East High Schools.


Description: Drawing of students at work in the chemistry lab, at the Pharmacy College, Columbia University.


Description: Reproduction of a drawing for chairs designed by architect Frank Lloyd Wright for the Imperial Hotel, Tokyo, Japan.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A pencil drawing of Thomas T. Whittlesey.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait of a drunk man with a red nose and half-closed eyes. The text reads: "Be One or Buy One!"


Men Working

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of four men working with pick-axes and sledge hammers.

Date: 1911-04-15 

Description: A sketch of artifacts, including pottery and a copper implement. There are notes written next to the drawings.

Date: 1858 

Description: View on North Water Street, showing the building in which the Bank of Sparta was founded.

Date:  ca.

Description: View of the University President's home at 130 North Prospect Avenue. This illustration was taken from a Christmas card prepared for Conrad A. Constance W....

Date: 1849-07-31 

Description: Bear Valley in Utah; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).



Evinrude Plant

Date: 1929 

Description: Drawing of an aerial view of the Evinrude Motor Company plant.

Date: 1849-06-30 

Description: The Black Hills sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).


Chief Oshkosh

Date: 1850 ca.

Description: Waist-up pen and ink drawing of Chief Oshkosh. He is wearing a top hat wrapped with a ribbon. He wears a suitcoat, bowtie, beaded neckpouch and a blanket w...

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