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Description: Quarter-length portrait of Lyman Copeland Draper.
Description: Painting by Cal Peters depicting the battle of Bad Axe at the Wisconsin River on August 2, 1832.
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Quarter plate daguerreotype of a painting of Colonel Robert Patterson (1753-1827). Patterson was a pioneer settler to both Kentucky and Ohio. He served in...
Description: Portrait of Ramsay Crooks.
Description: Prior to the 1948 State Fair, artist Robert Hodgell traveled Wisconsin to study its many landscapes. He then produced a series of study sketches outlining...
Description: Pencil, ink, gouache, and watercolor design for a pink floor-length robe for Joan Blackman in "Career" (Paramount 1959).
Description: Pencil, ink, gouache, and watercolor design for a chartreuse and white polka dot romper with drawstrings at the waist and neck for Audrey Hepburn's "sleepi...
Description: A farmer is planting corn using the planter wire method.
Description: Engraved image of a Native American in a headdress riding a running horse. Dacners can be seen in the background.
Date: 1910 ca.
Description: Watercolor design for a conservation poster made by a Wisconsin high school student as part of a competition. The poster has an image of pine trees in a me...
Date: 1860-04 ca.
Description: Accompanying this sketch is Hölzlhuber's description of his last foray from Milwaukee before leaving America. "Before my return to Europe, D. Brandis, the...
Description: Townspeople fleeing the Great Peshtigo Fire of 1871.
Description: Waist-up portrait of John Arndt sitting and resting his hands on a cane.
Description: An Ojibwa man prepares to fell a tree to use in the construction of a canoe.
Description: A watercolor of a set of archaic Indian deer hunters with their kill.
Description: Portrait of the Chippewa Chief Shing-gaa-ba-w'sin (Figure'd Stone) drawn at the Treaty of Fond du Lac by J.O. Lewis.
Description: An auctioneer, a clerk, and a helper stand on a stage on a farm conducting an auction as potential bidders surround them. Farming equipment and other items...
Description: Full-length portrait of Nellie Jane Manning.
Description: Waist-up portrait of Anna Harrison, painted by her son Mark R. Harrison.
Description: A farm boy is riding the "hay-fork horse" as the farmer is loading hay into the barn during haying time in July.
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