• Portrait of Elmer Tyler

    Peck, Sheldon, 1797-1868, Attributed to (artist)

    Oil painting. Oil on canvas.

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  • Portrait of Mrs. Elmer Tyler

    Peck, Sheldon, 1797-1868 (artist)

    Oil painting. Oil on canvas.

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  • Cross reportedly from Mission of the Guardian Angel

    Brass Catholic cross with wooden inlay, probably at one time a crucifix with figure of Jesus Christ on the cross. Probably made in France.

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  • Miniature portrait of Jean Baptiste Beaubien

    Watercolor on ivory. The painting is an oval surrounded by dark wood frame with ornate flower relief pattern. The painting depicts a white man wearing a sack coat, brown vest, black stock, and white c…

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  • Arrival of Marquette at the Chicago River, plaster bas-relief

    MacNeil, Hermon Atkins, 1866-1947 (creator)

    Plaster coppery gold colored bas-relief image of Native American and white men portaging with their canoes on their backs. A man is seated in a canoe in the center of the composition.

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  • Silver trade cross

    Kinzie, John, 1763-1828 (creator)

    Silver Latin cross, engraved with cross-hatch lines running throughout the cross with rounded bulbous tips. Cross also has a circular hole on the top for wearing and its surface is not smooth, it is p…

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  • Portrait of William Wells

    Full color watercolor on paper of a white man in a military uniform consisting of a black jacket with white buttons and high red collar with white piping, in addition to a white epaullete on the left…

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