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Date: 1867 

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of James T. Lewis. His signature appears below the image.

Date: 1898 

Description: Cluttered work space of the librarian responsible for the Historical Society's newspaper collection during the period when the Society occupied rooms in th...

Date: 1872 ca.

Description: Group portrait of the William Bullock family, a group of eleven adults and children in front of an ivy covered wall.

Date: 1898 

Description: This 1898 map shows the township and range system, sections, cities and villages, railroads, vacant land, land sold by the Wisconsin Central Railroad, incl...

Date: 1870 

Description: Cover of advertising catalog for E. Ball & Company, "manufacturers of The World mower and reaper and Tornado thresher." The cover features a color chromoli...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Large group of cranberry harvesters posing with implements. Many of the individuals are wearing boutonnières and corsages made from cranberry sprigs. Many...

Date: 1897 

Description: Interior view of a traveling library station.

Photograph

Apaches

Date: 1898 

Description: Apaches at the Trans-Mississippi Exposition and Indian Congress.

Date: 1889 

Description: Ninth Street and Grand Avenue. House sits behind trees and a lawn. The main house is in the center, and a greenhouse, with a domes roof, branches off the...

Date: 1858 

Description: A pencil sketch of the Jacob Miller home.

Date: 1856 ca.

Description: A Wisconsin map showing the Wisconsin Superior and St. Croix Railroad.

Map or Atlas

City of Milwaukee

Date: 1889 

Description: Bird’s-eye-view map. Published in the Milwaukee Sentinel: Wednesday morning, August 28, 1889 for the 23rd Nationla Encampments of the GAR, August 27th to 3...

Date: 1880-06 

Description: Illustration of Honorary George F. Hoar addressing a huge crowd of delegates at the National Republican Convention.

Date: 1893 ca.

Description: Winter view of the Wisconsin State Hospital For The Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute).

Photograph

Railroad Station

Date: 1870 after

Description: A view of the back side of a railroad station and outbuilding that face the creek. A hotel, garage, and homes are visible around the structure.

Date: 1862 

Description: Civil War Union Army recruitment poster.

Date: 1886 ca.

Description: Advertising poster showing color illustration of pioneers on a bluff overlooking a McCormick binder harvesting grain in the valley below. The poster bears...

Painting

De Pere Painting

Date: 1856 

Description: "....At De Pere they stopped on the west shore for a broad sketch of the dwellings clustered on both sides of the river. The distant dam, the mills, wareho...

Date: 1861 

Description: Composite photograph of the members of the Wisconsin State Assembly.

Photograph

Fort Crawford

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Fort Crawford Hospital.

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