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Date: 1865 ca.
Description: This map shows the river shore and piers. Lake Michigan is labeled. Depths are shown by soundings and isolines. The bottom margin includes notes on soundi...
Description: Back cover of an advertising catalog for the Milwaukee Harvester Company. The cover features a color chromolithograph illustration of young boys racing hom...
Date: 1897 ca.
Description: Miss Morton, a Creek, Indian University Class of 1897.
Description: Round die cut holiday card depicting a man walking with a staff, with a mountain in the background. An ornate design fills the background. Caption reads:...
Description: Bird's-eye map of De Pere.
Description: Company E arrives after a battle during the Ojibwa-Pillager Battle at Sugar Point on Bear Island.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Exterior of the second Rock County Court House which stood from 1896 to 1955. The Architect was E. Townsend Mix.
Description: Railroad surveying party in camp somewhere north of Green Bay. The men were surveyors for the Chicago & Northwestern railroad extension.
Date: 1858-06-12 ca.
Description: A political cartoon in "Harper's Weekly" about railroad company presidents' purchasing Wisconsin state legislatures and governors.
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Date: 1898 ca.
Description: Reverend Henry Faville and his son, Ted, are seated around a small table playing chess in their home.
Description: James Gates Percival's old armchair, upholstered with carpeting. The chair is displayed outdoors, sitting on a crocheted throw in the grass with trees in t...
Date: 1860 after
Description: A dog and a monkey are dressed in Confederate uniforms. The dog plays a drum that has the initials C.S.A. on it. The monkey wears a hat with the initials J...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk infant boy posed sitting in a chair draped with a cloth. He is being supported from behind by...
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: View down dirt road of farm buildings and a windmill. In the background in front of a barn men stand with horses near a fence.
Description: Certificate appointing Lucius Fairchild as the director of the Gettysburg Battle Field Memorial Association. The certificate is decorated with oval portrai...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Rear Admiral Melancthon Smith, U.S.N.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Everetta Bass sitting nude in rocking chair on front porch.
Description: The Kenosha water cure on the corner of N. Main and Grand Avenue. It was built in the 1840's for educational and religious purposes. It burned down in 1900...
Description: Elevated stereoview of the William H. Metcalf residence at the corner of Cass Street and Juneau Avenue. Trees line the street and sidewalk along the perime...
Date: 1896 ca.
Description: Color lithograph poster. Title runs across top with author's name, William Gillette, under it in upper right corner. Scene depicts a well-dressed woman sta...
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