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Date: 1860 after
Description: Two images of Jefferson Davis within a rope forming a figure eight. At the top, Davis is standing proudly in a uniform holding a sword. The skull and cross...
Description: View down hillside of Union soldiers standing in front of a group of tents. There is a valley and mountains in the distance.
Date: 1860 ca.
Description: Front entry to the Wesleyan Seminary. It was built in the early 1860's on the site of the present High School building.
Date: 1862 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Union officers eating a meal in camp.
Date: 1868 ca.
Description: Stereoview of Vilas House hotel, East Main Street at Monona Avenue.
Date: 1867 after
Description: A view of a campus building at Ripon College, taken from a green space. A stone commemorative marker is visible to the right.
Date: 1869 ca.
Description: This is the second Herman Amberg Preus Spring Prairie parsonage. Four men in the foreground pose with rake and tools. One man sights along a shotgun. Othe...
Description: Tintype of a model gun intended to accompany a patent application. The five-barreled gun, invented by William Bradford, is mounted on wheels.
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: The locomotives "Christopher Adams" and "Liverpool", taken over and operated by the U.S. military during the Civil War.
Description: Brief letter from President Abraham Lincoln to Secretary of War Edwin Stanton asking to see the files for Carl Schurz of Wisconsin and Milo Smith Haskell (...
Description: This map was reproduced photographically and issued in Augusta, Ga., in the early days of the Civil War. It includes panels showing Virginia, Maryland, the...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite of Dr. Albert H. Hoy, Racine physician.
Description: Stereoview of the Townsend House boathouse across a lake.
Description: Carte-de-visite portrait of Josiah Hoopes (b. 1832, death date unknown), American botanist. In 1853, he established a tree nursery in West Chester, which i...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: This map shows the river shore and piers. Lake Michigan is labeled. Depths are shown by soundings and isolines. The bottom margin includes notes on soundi...
Description: Portrait of the governor in the executive chamber.
Description: Banner from newspaper from the day after Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Description: View of buildings along the levee.
Description: Marshall House, in which Col. E.E. Ellsworth was shot on May 24, 1861.
Description: Full-length carte-de-visite portrait of Asa Gray (1810-1888), American botanist. His most popular botanical publication, "Gray's Manual", remains a standar...
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