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Description: A magazine (storage, usually for ammunition) at Farmington near Grand Junction (Tennessee). Soldiers are working around a storage area dug into the raised...
Date: date unknown
Description: Rendering of a Thordarson Electical Manufacturing Company product. Chester Thordarson was a Chicago inventor and manufacturer of electical apparatus, famo...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Exterior view of Walker Castle, 1862-1893, 900 block East Gorham Street, and surrounding trees. Caption on the print reads, "The Old Castle"
Date: 1838 ca.
Description: Pencil sketch of a stone house with a porch the full length of the dwelling, supported by 6 columns.
Date: 1941 ca.
Description: East entrance of Bascom Hall (formerly Main Hall) on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The Lincoln Monument is on Bascom Hill in front of the ent...
Date: 1870 ca.
Description: Martin H. Meyer's birthplace. Reproduced from a lead pencil sketch made in 1870.
Description: A small, preliminary sketch of a gathering of people.
Date: 1780 after
Description: Plan for layout of 150,00 acres which make up Clark's Illinois Grant.
Description: Design for Wisconsin Centennial 3 cent postage stamp featuring a dairy and agriculture theme.
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Hand-colored drawing on translucent plastic mounted in a card, of a design for a ring with thirteen stones. It is labeled "No. 2" and the number 11079 appe...
Description: Illustration of southwest view of the National Home For Disabled Volunteer Soldiers. The institution's name changed from National Asylum For Disabled Volun...
Description: Illustration depicting a crowd watching the Potomoc-Sword presentation.
Date: 1863 ca.
Description: A view of the grounds of Benjamin Walker Castle, 1862-1893 in the 900 block of East Gorham Street.
Description: Drawing of the north shore of Lake Superior with cliffs and seagulls.
Description: Tracing of a petroglyph depicting an animal figure pursued by a human figure with a bow and arrow followed by a child.
Description: Ledger Drawing. Two men, one prone, the other touching him with what may be a coup stick.
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: Perspective drawing of model home A221. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the home would have to go to the fac...
Description: Indian women standing on platforms make noise to scare birds from the cornfield.
Description: A drawing of the exterior of the Grace Episcopal Church
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