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Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Martin H. Meyer's birthplace. Reproduced from a lead pencil sketch made in 1870.
Description: Ink drawing of the Governor's Residence, 130 East Gilman Street. The stone building features a porch and wrap around balcony.
Description: Newspaper reproduction of an etching of the Milwaukee River.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: A sketch of the Scanlan farmhouse in Irish Ridge. The text on the sketch reads "Scanlan Farm Home, Built A.D. 1866; Burned Down, 1904; Showing Floral Vines...
Description: Design for a Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp with a "America's Dairyland" theme.
Description: Engraving of a sketch by Joseph Pennell showing a parade of League of American Wheelmen bicyclists along Commonwealth Avenue between Dartmouth Street and W...
Description: Elevated view of Sturgeon Bay in 1900. Sturgeon Bay Bridge spans the bay and several boats are on the water. A lighthouse sits on a small island in the bay...
Description: Design for the Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent stamp featuring a logging and industry theme. There is a large lumberjack (Paul Bunyon?) with an axe coming over...
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: The Wisconsin State Capitol (the second State Capitol, the first in Madison). Illustration from the American Encyclopedia, Columbus, 1859.
Date: 1941 before
Description: Woodcut illustration of a nighttime cityscape and a crescent moon.
Description: Illustration of the Interstate Exposition Building,the site of the Republican National Convention.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Exterior view of the Stockbridge Indian mission.
Description: A pencil drawing of a proposed area of the planned community of Greendale, Wisconsin. The community was established as an objective of the Department of Ag...
Date: 1850 ca.
Description: Strang House, also called "Mormon house", where "King" Strang lived and died, and where he published the Voree Herald.
Description: Pencil drawing of residence on Murray's Alley.
Description: Pencil drawing of the exterior of the U.H. Levy Drugstore.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Poem and drawing of the Walker Castle, entitled "The Deserted Castle."
Date: date unknown
Description: View of the Mormon house.
Description: Illustration of the exterior of the Second Ward School House, copied from the 1868 Madison City Directory.
Description: The home of Levi Jackson, who settled in 1842.
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