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Date: 1878 ca.
Description: Boys in field with shocks of grain, foreground, with log buildings and farmstead in background.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of a large crowd of people on a construction site. A horse and carraige is visible with the Fond du Lac Machine & Iron Works in the backg...
Description: Painting of Black Hawk by Robert M. Sully. Black Hawk, a Native American Sauk warrior and leader, sought to attack and drive out the settlers in the Blue M...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Elavated view across Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus, with tree-lined paths. Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) is on top of the hi...
Description: Daguerreotype of E. Harwood, Dr. William Brisbane, and Levi Coffin, sitting in a row.
Description: Kakabeka Falls, with men in the foreground facing the falls.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Stereograph. On Spring Street. Front of church along the road, with trees on each side.
Date: 1873 ca.
Description: Stereograph images of a Native American man, woman, and young boy, members of the Ute Indian Tribe, looking at a rabbit skin.
Description: The Guppey Guard, a Wisconsin state militia unit, in formation on a street in Portage.
Description: Mrs. Roseline Peck, born 1808 - died 1898, first white woman in Madison, Wisconsin. She was the wife of the first tavern keeper, Eben Peck.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: Methodist Episcopal church, located on Lake Street.
Description: Distant view of the fledgling town showing a few log cabins, large tent buildings, saddled horses, pedestrians and a horse-drawn wagon.
Date: 1866 ca.
Description: Vinnie Ream in her studio in Washington beside her bust of Linclon which had been brought from the White House after the assassination.
Date: 1874 ca.
Description: Carte-de-visite of architect Frank Lloyd Wright as a young boy.
Description: Bird's-eye map of Peshtigo.
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Portrait of Ella Sturgis, younger sister of Nina Sturgis Dousman. Born June 8, 1859; married to John Lawler; died 1922.
Date: 1886 ca.
Description: This map shows lot and block numbers, sold lots, established dock lines, docks, slips, railroads, industrial buildings, streets, and the St. Louis Bay.
Description: Group portrait of family and guests at A.E. Proudfit's silver wedding anniversary party, which took place at the Morris residence.
Date: 1861 ca.
Description: East wing of the third Wisconsin State Capitol building (second in Madison) photographed from the U.S. Hotel building which was located at the corner of Ea...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Sixth Street in La Crosse.
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