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Description: A view of Madison from a lake shoreline. Unknown location.
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: A page from Frank Leslie's Illustrated Newspaper with two sketches and a narrative of the sinking of the sidewheeler passenger, Lady Elgin, i...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: Photograph of a drawing of an Indian aiming his bow and arrow, with one foot standing on an earlier kill.
Description: Front cover featuring a color illustration of two boys with fishing poles, one is wearing a hat and the other is holding a hat. In the background men are u...
Description: Undated manuscript map. Prairie du Chien.
Description: This map of Wisconsin depicts the township survey grid and identifies counties, named towns, cities and villages, rivers, lakes, railroads, and the Chippew...
Date: 1888 ca.
Description: Professor Joseph Jastrow reading, and Rachel Jastrow playing guitar in a room on the top floor of Ladies' Hall (later Chadbourne Hall, razed 1957), in Madi...
Description: Bird's-eye map of Reedsburg, on the Baraboo River.
Date: 1875 ca.
Description: A family stands in a yard, some in wagons, in front of wood fence and picket gate. Behind them is a simple frame house with small windows on the second sto...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Stereograph of Island City Mill. Island City Mill was built in 1867 by Carl Stridde and A.H.F. Krueger, and also called Stridde & Krueger Mill. By 1891 it...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Stereograph view of the banquet hall for the 28th National Encampment of the Grand Army of the Republic. A man stands on the far right.
Description: Title page of Increase Lapham's A Geographical and Topographical Description of Wisconsin published by P.C. Hale of Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Description: This 1887 map of Ashland County, Wisconsin, shows the township and range system, sections, railroads, vacant Wisconsin Central Railroad land, state and "go...
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Tintype (ferrotype) portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., at age 9 when he was attending the district school at Argyle, Wisconsin. Standing figure facing...
Description: Outdoor portrait of Miss Oakle and Richardson sitting together in a hammock on a porch. Both women hold hand fans and wear dresses with puffy sleeves and h...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: The reverse side a promotional card advertising agricultural land in northern Wisconsin.
The texts reads, "1. How many improved farms are there in the...
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: A bird’s-eye view map. Inset maps read: Honey Creek Basin and Baraboo Bluffs -- Sauk County -- The ancient Green Bay glacier. Includes distant chart, eleva...
Description: Men, waving their hats, standing in a field of shoulder-high oats on the farm of Edward Dascam, one and one-half miles northeast of Antigo, Langlade County...
Date: 1874-01 ca.
Description: Interior of a coach on an emigration train to the west.
Description: Outdoor portrait of Mr. Olin sitting on a horse on a lawn near the shoreline of a lake. The far shoreline is in the background. Near the shoreline on the r...
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