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Description: Detail from atlas of the home of H.M. Curtis who settled in 1840.
Date: date unknown
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two men in combat, one on horseback.
Description: Irish people on the way to mass, including children surrounding the priest.
Description: Illustration of the Solomon Juneau fur trading post at Milwaukee in 1833.
Description: Edith Head costume sketch for Sophia Loren's character Rose Bianco in the film "Black Orchid." The costume is a denim work apron worn over a skirt and blou...
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: Costume sketch by Edith Head for Stella Stevens' character Jess Polanski in the film "Too Late Blues." The dress is black velvet with white fox cuffs.
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two men, two horses, one ridden by one of the men.
Description: Drawn portrait of Ann Lapham, wife of Increase A. Lapham.
Description: Hand-drawn holiday card of a woman soldier in front of McCloskey General Hospital. She is in uniform and is saluting. There are cacti (cactus) in the foreg...
Date: 1932-02 before
Description: Engraving by Charles Silver to mark the passage of Wisconsin's Unemployment Compensation Law, the first in the nation.
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: A group of six children play on a frozen pond on the right. The Dunham School and trees appear inside a fence on the left, and the ground is covered with s...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: The foundry of the E.P. Allis Works.
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: A copy of an older illustration of the Sauganash Tavern, located on Lake Street in Chicago near Market. It was "built in 1831 by Mark Beaubien, who claimed...
Description: Locomotive with coal car and one passenger car passing through rural landscape. People wave from a log cabin and a horse-drawn vehicle in the background an...
Description: Small group of Native Americans spearing fish through ice on a river. Mountains can be seen in the background.
Description: Costume design for "#8 Queenie rehearsal", from the 1961 film "Pocketful of Miracles," starring Glenn Ford, Bette Davis, and Hope Lange.
Description: Several French fur traders negotiating with native Indians at La Baye.
Description: Portrait of Dr. Francis Huebschmann.
Description: Costume sketch of a white dress with gold detailing created for Grace Kelly in "To Catch a Thief".
Description: Drawing depicting a person sowing seeds in furrowed ground with a cityscape in the background. An arm and hammer appear in the sky superimposed on a sun-li...
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