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A view of Winchester in North America - dedicated to Mr. President Mad I Son!!

Print shows "an American officer, General Winchester, stands stripped to the waist, his face and body covered with bold patterns in paint: stars, circles, an anchor, &c ..." (Source: George). James Winchester s... more

The J. C. Baughman (Scotten) House, Detroit, Michigan (front elevation and plan)

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

O'-Check-Ka or Four Legs Head Chief of the Winnebagoes on Winnebago Lake, Michigan / / painted at the Treaty of Green Bay 1827 by J.O. Lewis ; Lehman & Duval Lithrs.

O'-Check-Ka or Four Legs, full length portrait, standing, facing slightly left, wearing traditional dress and holding rifle, 1827.

Library and Chapel, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor (front elevation)

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Landscape Design for University of Michigan

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Design Adopted by Governor Mason for University of Michigan (elevation and plan)

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Design for University of Michigan (elevation and plan of building and grounds)

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

University of Michigan (elevation and plan)

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Design for University of Michigan (elevation and plan)

Alexander Jackson Davis (American, New York 1803–1892 West Orange, New Jersey)

Michigan from "A Book of the United States; exhibiting its geography, divisions, constitution, and government; ... together with a condensed history of the land, ... the biography of ... the leading men, ... statistical tables, ... engravings, etc"

This image has been taken from scan 000263 from "A Book of the United States; exhibiting its geography, divisions, constitution, and government; ... together with a condensed history of the land, ... the biogra... more

maps from "History of Michigan, civil and topographical, in a compendious form; with a view of the surrounding lakes. With a map"

This image has been taken from scan 000008 from "History of Michigan, civil and topographical, in a compendious form; with a view of the surrounding lakes. With a map". The title and subject terms of this image... more

Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic], with proposed extension to Cleveland, Wooster, Sandusky, Toledo, Cincinnati; Michigan City, Chicago, Galena, Rock Island, St. Louis, &a; in connection with the public works of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois.

Covers area between Massachusetts and Virginia and west to the Mississippi River. Shows "finished" and "proposed" railroads. A mileage chart entitled "Rail Road Routes from Seaboard to the Interior" appears at ... more

Funeral obsequies of free-trade

A gloomy view of the effects of the Polk administration's Tariff of 1846. The artist echoes Whig condemnation of the measure as adverse to American trade. A funeral cortege, composed of administration supporter... more

Lighthouse Plan for Belle Isle, Michigan

Lighthouse Plans for Belle Isle, Michigan

Michigan from "Report on the Geology and Topography of a portion of the Lake Superior land district in the State of Michigan. By J. W. Foster and J. D. Whitney. (May 16, 1850.)"

This image has been taken from scan 000595 from "Report on the Geology and Topography of a portion of the Lake Superior land district in the State of Michigan. By J. W. Foster and J. D. Whitney. (May 16, 1850.)... more

Skeleton map, showing the position and connections of the Michigan Southern Rail Road (from Toledo to Chicago) with the several great rail road routes to the Atlantic seaboard and New York City via the south shore of Lake Erie.

Outline map of the northeastern United States showing railroads in operation, under construction, and under proposal. Chartered in 1846 and consolidated April 1855 with the Northern Indiana Railroad under the n... more

Embroidered Tablecover

Possibly made in East North Central, Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States

Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du Lac, Winnebego.

Outline map centered on Green Bay showing the area between Detroit, Mich. and Fond du Lac, Wis. Contemplated and proposed railroad routes are shown.

Detroit 1852 / drawn and lith. by R. Bürger.

Print shows two views of Detroit, at top, "from the Canada Shore near Sandwich", and at bottom, "from M.I.R.R. Wheat Depot" showing sightseers on a rooftop viewing platform; with vignettes down the sides and ac... more

International rail road guide of the Great Central Route.

Shows railroad lines in the north-central and northeastern United States connecting with the Michigan Central and New York Central Railroads.

Map of the Great Central Route and its connections, the most central, attractive, direct and reliable thoroughfare between the eastern and western states.

Outline map of the north-central and northeastern states indicating larger cities, county boundaries, and railroad network emphasizing the Michigan Central Railroad and the Great Western Railway.

Map of the Milwaukee & Superior Rail Road and its connections.

Map of Wisconsin and parts of Illinois and Michigan showing drainage, county boundaries, larger cities, and the railroad network. The main line is in red, and the Milwaukee and Chicago Railroad is in blue.