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Date: 1860 after
Description: Sixth plate ferrotype/tintype. Waist-up portrait of Leander S. Miller, facing forward. Corporal in Civil War uniform. Hand-coloring on cheeks, gold details...
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of 1st Lieutenant Samuel W. Smith (from Mineral Point), Company E, 30th Wisconsin Infantry.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of a clock design by John Muir.
Description: A fox, with J.D. and crossbones on his leg, wearing a coat and hat with a skull on it, steals away in the night on a road labeled "TO DIXIE'S LAND". The mo...
Description: This map shows the harbor with proposed extensions and the shore line as it appeared in 1865. Depths are shown by soundings.
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: A stereograph of the Confederate prison Castle Thunder.
Description: Nettie Fowler McCormick (1835-1923) stands for a studio portrait wearing a floor-length dress.
Description: Advertisement for self raking reaper and combined hand raker and prize mowing machine. Includes an illustration of a man using a horse-drawn reaper at the...
Description: A grinning African American man wears a tattered version of Uncle Sam's costume as he dances and sings.
The caption below reads,
"I'm glad I'm not in Dix...
Description: A figure has two faces. Facing left a smiling (Union) face is saying "How about Washington?" Facing right a grumpy (Confederate) face is saying "Let me alo...
Description: This map of the entire state of Wisconsin depicts the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, railro...
Description: Large knife presented to John F. Potter by the Republicans of Missouri, 1860.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Skeletonized leaves in oval frame.
Description: This map of the battlefield at Five Forks, Va., shows Union and Confederate positions, roads, drainage, vegetation, relief by hachures, and names of reside...
Description: Composite photograph of the Wisconsin Senate.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: View from a distance of Fort McPherson, built under the direction of Samuel Glyde Swain.
Description: This map shows locations of quarries, sink holes, creeks, springs, rivers, houses, forts, and roads.
Description: Abraham Lincoln in one of the famous portraits known as the Brady Profiles.
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Thomas Potts James (1803-1882), American Botanist. Working for most of his early life as a pharmacist in Philadelphia...
Date: 1866 ca.
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Ezra S. Carr, geologist and California State Superintendent. He held chemistry professorships at various institution...
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