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Description: This map depicts the battlefield at Todd's Tavern, Va., the site of a battle on May 7-8, 1864. Depicted are roads, houses, drainage, vegetation and troop p...
Date: 1848 ca.
Description: Sketch of the Madison Women's Seminary on the corner of Wisconsin Avenue and East Johnson. The Madison Female Academy was a 19th century school for girls w...
Description: Cannons aimed out of several openings. Soldiers are working with cannons.
Date: 1874-01 ca.
Description: Interior of a coach on an emigration train to the west.
Date: 1841 ca.
Description: Page from Nathan Myrick's account book showing transactions with Native Americans.
Description: This late 19th century map of northern Wisconsin and a portion of Michigan's Upper Peninsula shows the township and range grid, the (Lac du) Flambeau India...
Description: Members of the United States Pharmacopeial Convention and their families stand for a portrait at Mount Vernon.
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: The Reliance Flooring Mill. The mill building was physically moved by water by Capt. Sam Neff from Winnconne to Oshkosh, Wis. July 4, 1879.
Description: Two men stand on either side of an opening in the earthworks at Allatoona Pass. Mountains are in the distance.
Date: 1878 ca.
Description: A family sits around a table covered with books and decorated with flowers. Behind them is a front yard with a fence, gate and wood frame house with shutte...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Boardwalk leading to St. Joseph's Catholic Church in La Pointe.
Date: 1860 after
Description: John Bull is carrying a bale of cotton on his shoulders. He is standing with one foot on each of two galloping horses. One horse labeled "UNION" has a Unio...
Description: Portrait of wife and daughter of Austin E. Quinney, chief of the Stockbridge nation.
Description: View from street of courthouse on street corner.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Thomas H. Huxley, an English biologist, known as "Darwin's Bulldog." He also coined the term "agnosticism" to describe his reli...
Description: Hunters using rifles to kill buffalo (Plate 11).
"This plate represents the familiar mode of procuring meat, practiced by all the voyageurs on the Misso...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Charles M. Morris standing with his horse Penny at a lake shore at Morris Park.
Date: 1877 ca.
Description: A family is seated around a table in front of a picket fence. Three of them hold books, a man holds a long pipe and a girl holds her hat. To the right is...
Description: Confederate Presidential Election ballot. Jefferson Davis and Alex. H. Stephens were elected without opposition. The corrosion on the front is caused by th...
Description: Jefferson Davis, seated on the floor, is blowing bubbles and General Winfield Scott, standing, is bursting them with his sword. The soap dish on a table in...
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