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Description: Assembly bill 175 which legalized the business of banking in Wisconsin.
Description: The second page of a three page letter written by Sylvester "Pat" Weaver to James W. Young.
Description: A page in Samuel Marshall's diary, dated September 28, 1842, with several short entries.
Description: Drawing of trappers on leaving their hunting grounds.
Description: Receipt for trees and shrubs purchased from Commercial Nurseries of Council Bluffs, Iowa, by Nina Dousman for gardens at Villa Louis.
Date: date unknown
Description: Page from the Lyman Draper manuscript regarding Governor Blacksnake.
Description: Page 1 of textual description of Brundage family and their resettlement from poor farmland to land better suited to agriculture.
Description: Newsprint extra about the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. It appeared on the back page of publication with a time line of events as they occurred.
Description: A summons issued by the United States House of Representatives for Alvah Bessie to appear before the Un-American Activities Committee to testify.
Date: 1855 ca.
Description: This map shows plat of town, local streets, numbered blocks and lots, proposed city park, Murrays addition, and part of Lake Michigan. Also includes a tab...
Description: Letter from Harold Kruse, President of Citizens Natural Resources Association of Wisconsin, to L.P. Voigt of the Wisconsin Conservation Department regardin...
Description: The front page of the last will and testament of Isaac Merritt Singer, founder of the Singer Sewing Machine Company.
Description: Pen-drawn poster listing the officers and men of Company H. Includes small oval portraits of some of the officers.
Description: Page from Increase Lapham's 1838 botanical diary in which he listed plants he observed in flower stage.
Date: 1947-05-10 before
Description: Foldout menu for the spring dinner of the Gridiron Club, with a cartoon by [Clifford] Berryman of club president Harold M. Talburt, who is dropping the gav...
Description: This is page two of a letter written to Governor Emanuel Philipp from Helen Keller. She asks for his assistance in helping establish an endowment fund for...
Description: Letter from Cordelia Harvey to Governor Edward Salomon regarding her work.
Description: Letter written both horizontally and vertically, from Catherine Steel of Genesee, Wisconsin to her sister-in-law Lilias.
Description: A certificate granting United States citizenship to Frederick Anneke.
Description: A document written in Norwegian with the words "Otte Skilling Species" at the top of the page.
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