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Description: Engraving of Dolly Madison, wife of James Madison, the fourth President of the United States. The engraving was done by J.F.E. Prudhomme from a drawing don...
Description: This map was created to accompany a congressional report shows the then Wisconsin Territory, including present-day states of Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, an...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: The Mandan Indian, Máto-Tópe, adorned with insignia of his war-like deeds.
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: People work in the garden at the Protestant Episcopal Mission Buildings.
Date: 1837 ca.
Description: This is an amateur painting of the Peck Cabin representing the "first house in Madison, Wisconsin." The "Peck Cabin" is a variation signed "Meinhard, Madi...
Date: 1830 ca.
Description: A ink on paper, hand drawn map, showing the wagons roads that travel through Lafayette County, traveling between Galena, Illinois, and Mineral Point, Wisco...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Portrait of the Sauk chief Black Hawk (center). The individual on the left is The Winnebago Prophet, the person on the right is Black Hawk's son. Hand-colo...
Description: A pen and ink on tracing paper, hand drawn and colored map the proposed route of the Milwaukee and Rock River Canal, ranging from the Rock River in the wes...
Description: Punka Indians encamped on the banks of the Missouri River and canoeing in river.
Description: A hand drawn map of the mouth of the Manitowoc River at Lake Michigan, showing depth of the water by contour lines. The included inset map shows the regio...
Description: Naw-Kaw or Wood. Hand-colored lithograph from History of the Indian Tribes of North America.
Description: Interior of the hut of a Mandan chief showing various objects and animals with five Mandans seated on ground.
Description: Illustration of the Solomon Juneau fur trading post at Milwaukee in 1833.
Description: This map shows rivers, lakes, and landmarks in the territories of Michigan and Ouisconsin. Includes an inserted map showing part of the Ste. Marie River an...
Description: Funeral of a Sioux Chief near Fort Pierre.
Description: Abigail Louise Smith Tallmadge (1804-1857) was the daughter of a New York judge and the mother of nine children. This portrait of Mrs. Tallmadge was painte...
Description: This map covers the Western Territory of the United States from the Rocky Mountains in Colorado south to Fort Smith, Arkansas, and from the Pacific Ocean e...
Description: A facsimile of an Indian painting, originally painted by the Mandan chief, Máto-Tópe. It portrays an encounter between Máto-Tópe and a Cheyenne chief.
Description: Ptihn-Tak-Ochatä, or dance of the Mandan women.
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