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Description: Engraved view of several wooden cranes extracting large stones from a cut during the construction of the Erie Canal. The rig in the foreground is horse-dri...
Description: Two couples visit at the observance of Norway's Syttende Mai Independence Day, sponsored by the Ygdrasil Literary Society at the Wisconsin Center. Left to...
Description: Portrait of a man with a plaid tie.
Date: 1968 ca.
Description: Ansel Adams with his field camera among the trees at Point Lobos.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: First Presbyterian Church, which burned in 1890.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A portrait of a descendant of Chief Oshkosh, probably Ernest Oshkosh, with one foot in a traditional canoe. This image is part of an exhibit about Native A...
Date: 1828 ca.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawing and description of an earth borer for his handwritten manuscript, Notes and Accounts of Canals, Particularly the Ohio Canal Ne...
Description: Waist-up portrait of Leo Krzycki seated in a chair.
Description: Abandoned workers' houses stand along the shore of Lake Michigan. The Fayette Tourists Lodge is on the far left.
Description: Detail view of the two doors at the north end of the Wisconsin Historical Society Library reading room which provided access to the separate periodical rea...
Description: Carte-de-visite of a studio portrait of two girls posed in a small "boat" in front of a painted backdrop. They are wearing fancy dresses, and one girl hold...
Date: date unknown
Description: An Ojibwa man carries a canoe on his head and shoulders. An Ojibwa woman walks behind him carrying materials on her back.
Description: Locomotive at the De Soto depot on the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad line. The Mississippi River is on the left.
Description: Virginia Tormey, a senior at Trinity College in Washington, D.C., with her sister, Betrice, who is entering the same school as a freshman. They are shown...
Description: An African American family standing on the porch of their home, behind a wooden picket fence.
Date: 1940 ca.
Description: Notre Dame Hall through a stone archway.
Description: Industrial artist's rendering of what a McCormick grain harvester of the future may look like ("future farm machines").
Description: Ritva Jantunen (standing right) of Helsinki, Findland displays a symmetrical "himmelis." In Finland, a "himmelis" would be made of straw and oats and place...
Description: Waldheim Park Sanatorium boat house.
Description: Exterior of a church with a steeple, cross, lancet arched windows and door.
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