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Milwaukee Public School Rules

Date: 1846
Description: "Rules to be observed by the pupils of public schools of Milwaukee."

Plan of the Battleground of Huycks

Date: August 24 1876
Description: Hand-drawn plan of the battleground of Huycks.

Hook's Defeat

Date: March 26 1876
Description: Hand-drawn map showing the place of Hook's defeat in York County in South Carolina.

Steel Letter with Map

Date: January 12 1844
Description: Letter from Thomas Steel, Waukesha County physician and farmer, to his father, James Steel, in London, England. It includes a hand-drawn map of Milwaukee C...

Steel's Farm Property Letter

Date: November 26 1846
Description: A drawing by Thomas Steel of his farm property contained in a letter Steel wrote to his father James Steel.

Landsford, Chester County

Description: Drawn map of Landsford, South Carolina, from Thomas Sumter Papers.

J.L. Mitchell Letter

Date: January 08 1863
Description: Letter from John L. Mitchell to his mother describing combat and conditions at Camp Bradley near Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

Historic Waterways Draft Manuscript

Date: 1887
Description: First page of the Reuben Gold Thwaites' handwritten draft manuscript for his book Historic Waterways.

Assembly Bill 175

Date: 1852
Description: First page of Assembly Bill 175 approving the business of banking in Wisconsin.

Letter from Thomas Lewis, Front Page

Date: August 1781
Description: The front page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.

Letter from Thomas Lewis, Back Page

Date: August 1781
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.

Alma Schmidt Petersen

Date: September 16 1919
Description: Head and shoulders studio portrait, in profile, of Alma Catherine Schmidt (1894-1989) on the day of her wedding to William F. Petersen M.D. Her veil is sec...

List of Sick and Wounded Soldiers

Date: October 24 1862
Description: First page of a list of sick and wounded Wisconsin soldiers from the First Wisconsin Cavalry found at the Fifth St. Hospital in St. Louis by Cordelia Harve...

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