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Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Advertisement of the Hurlbut Manufacturing Company of Racine, the home of several wagon manufacturing firms during the 19th Century. Hurlbut began manufac...
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: Cover of Billed-Magazin. featuring an engraved view of The Jefferson Liberal Institute.
Description: A large group of relatives, including men, women and children, are gathered together indoors.
Description: A hand-colored map of Wisconsin that also includes eastern Minnesota and Iowa, northern Illinois, and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan showing the counties,...
Description: A portrayal of the effects of contact with whites on the Assiniboine chief, Wi-Jun-Jon. (Plate 25). "In offering this illustration to the reader, I am repr...
Description: Lithograph view of The Pabst German Stadt Theater on Oneida Street in Milwaukee, Wis.
Description: Catalog cover for "The Advance Mower" featuring a color illustration of a man sitting on the mower pulled by a team of two horses through a field, with the...
Description: Engraved view of boats being towed by horses through the Erie Canal at Lockport Erie Canal at Lockport. The horses can be seen on a high towpath at right....
Description: The front (top) and back (bottom) of a promotional card advertising the large amounts of hemlock bark in Northern Wisconsin. The image shows three men sitt...
Description: A map of Wisconsin along with southeastern Minnesota and Iowa, northern Illinois and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, showing the counties, county seats, v...
Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Wisconsin Assembly of 1889 member Edward Slupecki.
Description: First page of Assembly Bill 175 approving the business of banking in Wisconsin.
Description: Portrait of Abraham Lincoln before he grew a beard, taken from an ambrotype.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, wards, roads, railroads, some landowners’ names, and selected buildings. Lake Michigan, the Milwaukee River, and Glid...
Description: A portrait of Syl with long curly hair sitting next to a small table with books on top of it.
Date: 1899 ca.
Description: Two men guide horse-drawn mowers down a path in a park. There is a stand of tall trees along the left side of the path and some low scalloped fencing along...
Description: Exterior view of the Calvin Sinclair residence.
Description: Chromolithograph card of a woman in "native" Tunisian costume, posing next to a Singer sewing machine. Part of a "Costumes of All Nations," set created as...
Description: Multicolor map illustrates the development of states and territories in the Old Northwest. Wisconsin was on the frontier of settlement when this map was pu...
Description: Advertising handbill for the Champion reaper and mower produced by Whiteley, Fassler & Kelly of Springfield, Ohio.
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