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Description: Illustration of "Voyageur with Tumpline". A tumpline is a strap attached at both ends to a load and used to carry the object by placing the strap over the...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of street. People walking and riding on horse and buggies. One building reads "E. SMTH'S BLOCK".
Description: "Conveying Provisions over the Ozark Mountains to the Army at Springfield, MO." Men on horseback are riding along a trail carrying supplies.
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two horses, one ridden by a man with spear or coup stick.
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...
Description: Portrait of Major General C.C. Washburn in uniform.
Description: Charles Lindbergh. Sketch based on a 1927 Gelagravure.
Description: Pencil drawing of men building a corderoy road in the 1860's. Used for historical display for the Wisconsin State Highway Department.
Description: Formal portrait sketch of an unidentified man in uniform.
Date: 1862 ca.
Description: Preliminary sketch of a battlefield with trees and human outlines.
Description: Hand-colored drawing of President Abraham Lincoln. This image is one of several on a page from the Grant family bible.
Description: Pencil sketch of an early scheme for "Ocotillo" desert camp designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. This rendering may have been done by John H. Howe.
Description: "An Unwelcome Guest." Three Teenie Weenie women walk into a bedroom surprised to see a mouse peacfully sleeping - in a Teenie Weenie bed!
Description: Costume sketch of a belted dress and matching jacket with brown print material trimming the lapel and lining created for Jessie Royce Landis in "To Catch a...
Description: A costume design for a black, cross-back dress as seen in the film "The Rat Race" (Paramount 1960).
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two horses, one ridden by a man with long spear or coup stick. Second man drawn in pencil, not colored.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Architectural drawing of the north elevation of the Chicago residence of Cyrus Hall McCormick and his family. The drawing was produced by the architectural...
Description: Costume sketch of a yellow, ball gown with black detailing and trim with a hand fan and mask. There is an additional sketch of a man to the right. This s...
Description: A watercolor and pen drawing on an envelope from Frank and Delia King to their brother-in-law, Irwin Raymond Witthuhn, who was serving in France during Wor...
Description: Drawing of a section of a completed part of Fort Cairo facing the confluen [sic] of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers.
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