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Date: 1870 ca.
Description: View of the California house next to a store that says, "M. Silber & Bro.," and a "Boot & Shoe Store." A bakery is on the left side of the image, with sev...
Date: 1867 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of B.K. Emerson (1837-1928), professor of Minerology and Geology at Amherst College. Handwritten inscription at the bottom reads,...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: View of a mission house, erected between 1862 and 1873.
Description: A man operates a McCormick wire binder driven by two horses.
Date: 1854 ca.
Description: Map of the whole state Wisconsin includes an inset of the vicinity of Milwaukee, which shows the boundaries for Lisbon, Menomonee, Pewaukee, Brookfield, Wa...
Description: Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923) stands for a studio portrait wearing a floor-length dress.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Two lumbermen posed with saw and fallen tree, cutting pine into manageable sizes for hauling.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: A large multi-generational family in front yard vegetable garden with wood frame house with shutters and decor on porch in background.
Description: Engraving of the five-story tall mill erected at the outlet of the Yahara Creek by Leonard J. Farwell. This engraving appears in Statistics of Dane County,...
Description: Studio portrait of geologist Charles Whittlesey dressed for a field trip.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior of Walter Allen School, with a woman in a carriage parked in front. The Walter Allen School was an elementary school located at 1657 South Third S...
Description: Drawing of a burdock planted at the foundation of a building.
Date: 1898 ca.
Description: View from across street of the exterior of a large hall with plate glass windows welcoming returning troops from the Spanish-American War. Soldiers and oth...
Description: Inside 2-page spread featuring the Western Reversible.
Date: 1872 ca.
Description: Front view of the Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute), a large stone building five stories high with a porthole windo...
Description: Monroe County Republican Party ticket, headed by James G. Blaine and John A. Logan. Blaine lost to the Democrat Grover Cleveland. Names on the statewide...
Description: Demolished building with a group of men standing on the rubble.
Description: Elevated view across railroad tracks of the Wisconsin Central Railroad depot. Virtually the entire population of Sherry is thought to be standing on the pl...
Description: Etched print of factory with inset of Bay State Works in lower right corner. Lake with ships in background, with busy, buggy covered roads in foreground....
Date: 1849 ca.
Description: Map reads, "Map of the Western States". Published by Ensign & Thayer. There is a decorative vine border, and in each corner there is an engraving of four c...
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