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Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute) near Madison.
Description: An interior sketch, possibly of a hospital, with bunks lined up.
Date: 1849-05 ca.
Description: The bottom lands and a farm in Missouri; Sketched by Wilkins on his 151-day journey from Missouri to California on the Overland Trail (also known as the Or...
Description: Drawing of Paul Bunyan running with two oxen pulling a log that is being sawed by two other lumberjacks.
Description: Drawing of a mid-1920s International Harvester Bus. This drawing was possibly used for advertising and catalogs for the International Harvester Company.
Description: Dimensional drawing or chassis diagram of the International KR-11 truck.
Description: Engraved view of several wooden cranes extracting large stones from a cut during the construction of the Erie Canal. The rig in the foreground is horse-dri...
Description: Costume sketch of a black ball gown with a white apron and trim created for "To Catch a Thief".
Description: An image from a sketchbook (the cover) with a campsite for soldiers. There are tents among the trees and a brick building off to the side.
Date: date unknown
Description: Illustration of three Chippewa (Ojibwa) Indians gathering wild rice into a canoe.
Date: 1952 ca.
Description: Interior perspective drawing of the living room of the Robert Johns residence designed and drawn by architect John Randal McDonald. McDonald gave the proj...
Description: Pie charts from 1927-28 showing the present location of graduates of Central and East High Schools.
Description: When the Teenie Weenies take a vacation, they get into all kinds of trouble. In this illustration, the Teenie Weenies are stranded far from home after thei...
Description: Drawing of the proposed design for the Law Park garage.
Description: A small, preliminary sketch of a gathering of people.
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Sheet #27 of the plans submitted by architects Ferry & Clas for the State Historical Society building showing a section of all four stories of the building...
Description: Symbol submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration by The National Progressives of America. Description is insignia says: "The represent...
Description: Rendering of a Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company product. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of electical apparatus, famo...
Description: Drawing of the exterior of the Shopiere Flouring Mill. Several men, some in a horse-drawn wagon are in front of the building.
Date: 1930 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing, labeled 4., of a design for a ring featuring a large green cabochon. The stone is surrounded by a ring of white stones, with an outer...
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