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Description: Notes written in red ink on the back of the map of the Battle of Black's Fort.
Description: Two pages of Samuel Marshall's 1846 diary, filled with daily entries.
Date: 1900-01-01 ca.
Description: Roster of Company C from the 19th Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry. Presented to the State Historical Society by Calvin E. Morley.
Date: date unknown
Description: Pamphlet published by Wisconsin Rural Schools Association in opposition to proposed legislation dealing with one-room schools.
Description: A document written in Norwegian with the words "Otte Skilling Species" at the top of the page.
Description: A page of a letter written by Dickey Chapelle to Daniel Mich describing arrival by air to an unspecified location for a mission.
Date: 1886-08-06 ca.
Description: A certificate from the Grand Army of the Republic, announcing that Lucius Fairchild on August 6, 1886 was elected Commander in Chief of the 16th annual Nat...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Page from the handwritten index to Lapham's Notes and accounts of canals, particularly the Ohio Canal near Portsmouth, 1830-1832.
Description: Inscription from Reuben Gold Thwaites to The State Historical Society of Wisconsin in a copy of his book, Historic Waterways.
Description: Handbill and order form advertising reaper and mower manufactured by Cyrus Hall McCormick. This describes the gold medal awarded at the "Great French Exhib...
Description: Drawing of older gentleman presenting the regimental flag of the 15th Wisconsin Infantry, presumably at a Grand Army of the Republic meeting. The image is...
Date: 1980 ca.
Description: Cover of a booklet by the International Engine Division Components Group describing the 6.9 liter diesel engine.
Description: Microfilmed page from John Archiquette's diary partially written in the Oneida language.
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Illustration of a "prairie breaking plow" of the 1840s. Includes the text "prairie breaking plow of fifty years ago."
Description: A list of prisoners of war. Governor Hamilton is at the top of the list.
Description: A friendly letter from President Ronald Reagan to Governor Lee Sherman Dreyfus.
Date: 1971 ca.
Description: Page 13 of a booklet published by Women for a Peaceful Christmas offering alternatives to buying Christmas gifts. The page is decorated with several Christ...
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
Description: Letter from Increase Lapham to his wife, Ann Maria Alcott, in Milwaukee. Lapham was at Aztalan and wrote to Anna regarding the geology of the region. He in...
Description: The second page of a letter written to William Robert Taylor when he lived in Cottage Grove.
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