Date: 1864 ca.

Description: Tinted tintype portrait of Cyrus Hall McCormick, Jr. (1859-1936) as a child. He is wearing a jacket and necktie.

Map or Atlas

Brothertown Plat Map

Date: 1893 

Description: Plat map of Brothertown in Calumet County.

Date: 1869-02-13 

Description: Engraved image of several men attempting to ride velocipedes in a large open, interior space. Many have fallen or are struggling with balance.

Date: 2009-05-04 before

Description: Three-color silkscreen printed concert poster advertising "WORT & True Endeavors Present Dan Deacon and Ensemble with Future Islands & Teeth Mountain" at t...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Pope's Army Tandem

Date: 1896-02 

Description: Engraved image of a Pope's Army Tandem bicycle outfitted with skis, two sleep rolls, a rifle, and two hand guns.

Date: 1836 

Description: This hand-colored manuscript map shows the township and section grid in southeastern Wisconsin, covering the area west to Sugar River and Four Lakes region...

Map or Atlas

Sanborn Map of Mellen

Date: 1909-09 

Description: Sanborn map of Mellen, Wisconsin.

Date: 1900 

Description: Exterior of the newly-constructed Tremont House hotel on Main Street.


Description: The fourth Wisconsin State Capitol building, the third in Madison.


Description: Outdoor portrait of woman wearing a Scandinavian brooch, sitting in front of a cloth hanging.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Young man riding a High Wheel or Penny-Farthing bicycle on a wooden sidewalk. There is a house behind the rider on the left. A young tree braced with a sta...


Mower Dangers

Date: 1927-07 

Description: A man leaning over in a field to clear the grass from the cutter bar of a mower pulled by two horses.


Ox-Drawn Wagon

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of four oxen pulling a wagon full of firewood on a dirt road. Trees, houses and lampposts are visible in the background. A man with a child sitting...


Harvey Lein

Date: 1932 ca.

Description: Harvey Lein, 13, poses with a flock of chickens near a barn. He is wearing a cap and bib overalls and is carrying a bucket. There are bushes blooming in...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Christmas greeting card with a view of the state capitol inset and framed on the page. Surrounding the picture are pine, holly, candles and text: "Merry...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of a Ho-Chunk man posed sitting on a prop stone wall on the left, wearing a suit and bandana and holding a h...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two women are posed sitting, and three women, five men, and two young boys are posed standing on and near the porch of a small frame house. On the right is...


Description: View down King Street featuring automobiles parked outside storefronts.

Date: 1858 ca.

Description: This map shows the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, and railroads and proposed railroads in W...


Description: A man stands with a team of horses ready to plow a field.

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