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Date: 1857 

Description: This map was created from a survey made in December 1855 and shows local streets, proposed roads, railroads, the lake shore, bridge wharfs, the basin, the...

Date: 1898-08-04 

Description: Carl Schmidt seated in a chair with a cane on a porch in front of a door and a window.

Date: 1861-10-14 

Description: Engraving of Old Abe, mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Civil War Voluntary Infantry, displayed for a crowd. The eagle bearer holds Old Abe's staff perch while t...

Date: 1888 

Description: Elevated view from the Racine Court House of northeast Racine, with Lake Michigan visible to the right.

Date: 1863 ca.

Description: A stereograph of three Union soldiers in camp under a framework of branches.

Date: 1858-11-20 

Description: Panoramic sketch of the first Wisconsin State Fair held in Madison with large tents, fire companies, side-shows, and performances that drew thousands of vi...

Photograph

Stake Driving Crew

Date: 1898-05-31 ca.

Description: The stake driving crew for the Sells Bros. & Forepaugh Circus. A group of men drive several stakes into the ground.

Date: 1839 ca.

Description: A chart showing the geological cross-section and the height above the surrounding landscape of several locations, such as Platte Mound in Wisconsin, and th...

Date: 1844 

Description: Indians with ball-playing equipment, believed to be used in the game of Lacrosse. (Plate 21) "In devoting a few of the last pages of this work to some of...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Students surround a partially-dissected cadaver at the Chicago College of Dental Surgery.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Pavilion with posed group of picnickers on one of the Apostle Islands.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Mid Buzzing Bees Advertisement

Date: 1897 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the American Bee Journal from Chicago, Illinois found in Agricultural Advertising. There is a lined border around the text...

Date: 1896 

Description: Several passenger pigeons, a species of pigeon now extinct, on a perch. Part of a group of pigeons that lived in captivity in the aviary of Professor C.O....

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: A worker stands next to a pneumatic tube communication system used at the Milwaukee Electric, Railway, and Light Company.

Date: 1899 

Description: A young Syl fishing with three other adults off a pier using cane poles.

Date: 1893-10 ca.

Description: Looking towards the Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 from the path leading up to the front entrance in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.

Date: 1893 

Description: Columbian Exposition; North side of Midway Pleasance viewed from Madison Avenue.

Date: 1887-05-14 

Description: The family home of William Henry Rogers on the shore of Lake Mendota.

Date: 1899 

Description: Women's basketball team poses for a group portrait.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Side view of a young man, wearing a wide brimmed hat, operating a McCormick mower pulled by a team of two horses.

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