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Description: Engraved view of a house surrounded by gardens, an evergreen shelter belt and ornamental hedges.
Description: Pencil on paper; wood clapboard house behind fallen fence with open gate. Three trees, small outbuilding with one-sided roof, a large tub and other equipm...
Description: Drawing of a pea pod.
Description: Pencil drawing of Rattlesnake Bluff and the town of Arena from a distance across a plain. A row of buildings runs along the foot of the gently rolling hil...
Description: The Clay Bluffs in Wyoming; sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).
Description: Illustration depicting a boy and a girl joining hands at a crossroads, with a choice of "The Freethought Road" or "The Orthodox Route".
Date: 1849-06-20 ca.
Description: The Black Hills sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Oregon Trail).
Description: "General Rosecranz and staff huredly [sic] erecting earthworks during the Battle at Corinth. The enemy driving in our lines." Men are on horses on a battle...
Description: Color lithograph of the fort in the midst of the bombardment, published by Bingham & Dodd, Hartford, Connecticut.
Description: View up Bascom Hill on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus.
Description: The Whiting House with assorted traffic and people.
Description: Increase Lapham's drawing of the geological profile between the Sandusky plains and Portsmouth, Ohio.
Date: 1885 ca.
Description: Illustrated view of Superior.
Description: Drawing of the planned layout for the military training facility at Camp Randall.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.
Description: Early drawing of the Gates of Heaven Synagogue (on the left) and the Congregational Church (on the right), located on the 200 block of West Washington Aven...
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A sketch of mechanical parts for an invention.
Description: Illustration of the second Wisconsin State Capitol, which was the first one in Madison.
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the Second Ward School House, copied from the 1868 Madison City Directory.
Description: Detail from atlas of the home of James Child who settled in 1847.
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