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Photograph

Portrait of a Woman

Date: 1892 ca.

Description: Oval quarter-length portrait of a young woman. She is wearing a band over her ringlet curls, a dark dress with buttons down the front, a short white lacy c...

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Caa-taa-ke Mung-ga, or the Speckle'd Loon, Chief of the Miami Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, drawn at the Treaty of Prarie...

Photograph

Man with Grapevine

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: A man in a suit and hat bending over while holding a grapevine. In the background is a fence and some farm buildings.

Photograph

J.P. Dickson

Date: 1856 

Description: Quarter-length oval portrait of J.P. Dickson. He was born in Danville, Caledonia county, Vermont. Dickson emigrated to Wisconsin on June 20th, 1836, and r...

Date: 1891 

Description: Julia, the cook, on the rolling machine pulled by a team of horses wearing fly-nets. She is wearing a full-length dress and holding a whip in her right han...

Photograph

Josiah Monroe May

Date: 1884 ca.

Description: A carte-de-visite of Josiah Monroe May in a wagon, at the age of about 60 years.

Date: 1870 ca.

Description: Portrait of Wisconsin Governor Harrison Ludington.

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: A family sits around a table with a cloth, vases and other objects on it. The man on the left is wearing a top hat and a flower in his lapel. The two women...

Date: 1850 

Description: Illustration of the second Wisconsin State Capitol, which was the first one in Madison.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of Superior, Wisconsin.

Date: 1895 after

Description: Exterior of building. A large advertising sign is on the right side, behind a large smokestack. A smaller sign stating "For Rent O.J. Schenck" has been h...

Photograph

Couples on Porch

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Two couples on porch of frame house with two girls sitting on side of house. Side windows of house have closed shutters; carriage behind house and fence li...

Photograph

Artesian Well

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Stereograph of an artesian well, located near the intersection of Wisconsin Street and South Minnesota Street (since renamed Wacouta). Construction was com...

Date: 1896 ca.

Description: Mrs. D.W. Osborn sits on a loveseat in a Victorian-era home. She sits in her wedding dress with a bouquet of flowers on her lap.

Date: 1879 

Description: Bird's-eye map of Elroy.

Date: 1887-05-14 

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

Date: 1878 ca.

Description: Men stand in the yard and a woman stands on the porch of a frame house with double brackets, double front doors with screen doors and a double walkway lead...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Studio portrait of a young Ho-Chunk man posed standing near a fence. He is wearing a suit jacket, vest with watch fob, a scarf around his neck, trousers, a...

Date: 1885-07-04 

Description: The boat "The Solid Comfort" owned by M.C. Clarke and others.

Date: 1890 

Description: Lithograph illustration for the back cover of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog. Shows a gentleman sitting in a Victorian parlor pointing to...

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