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Magazine or Periodical

The Old Oaken Bucket

Date: 1849 

Description: Masthead of Racine, Wisconsin temperance publication The Old Oaken Bucket and Sons of Temperance Organ. The masthead features a bucolic scene at the...

Magazine or Periodical

Frank G. Lenz

Date: 1892 

Description: Portrait of Frank Lenz on his safety bicycle which he rode on a round-the-world tour. He is posed on a country road lined with fences and telegraph or tele...

Date: 1883 

Description: Christmas issue of "St. Nicholas" magazine, the most studied children's periodical of the 19th century, which was published by Mary Mapes Dodge. This cove...

Magazine or Periodical

Going Straight Through the Mountain

Date: 1892-08 

Description: Engraving, probably after a photograph, showing Frank Lenz posing with his safety bicycle near the stone arch entrance of a canal tunnel cut through a moun...

Date: 1864-06-18 

Description: Engraved view of gunboats passing the dam in the Red River near Alexandria.

Magazine or Periodical

Detail of 'Comely Features' Article

Date: 1894-12 

Description: An illustration from the article "Comely Features" in Godey's Ladies Book, showing elimination of forehead wrinkles.

Magazine or Periodical

Dane County Courthouse

Date: 1869-03-27 

Description: Dane County Courthouse.

Magazine or Periodical

Escort Into Minneapolis

Date: 1892-07-23 

Description: Frank Lenz entering Minneapolis escorted by members of the St. Paul Cycle Club, the Minneapolis Business Men's Bicycle Association, and the Minnesota Divis...

Magazine or Periodical

An Awkward Fix

Date: 1892-07 

Description: Engraved illustration depicting Frank Lenz sitting on the edge of a railroad bridge holding his safety bicycle in front of him and his box camera on his ba...

Magazine or Periodical

Pneumatic Masthead

Date: 1896 

Description: Masthead of the bicycling journal Pneumatic.

Magazine or Periodical

Freemasons' Monthly Magazine

Date: 1851-04-01 

Description: Cover of Freemasons' Monthly Magazine, Vol. X, No. VI. Highly decorated with scrollwork and Freemason symbols.

Magazine or Periodical

Jefferson Liberal Institute

Date: 1869 ca.

Description: Cover of Billed-Magazin. featuring an engraved view of The Jefferson Liberal Institute.

Magazine or Periodical

A Stretch Between the Tracks

Date: 1892-06 before

Description: Frank G. Lenz posed with his bicycle between railroad tracks in the northeastern United States.

Date: 1864-07-02 

Description: First edition of the July 2, 1864 edition of The Daily Citizen as set by James M. Swords.

Magazine or Periodical

Comely Features Article

Date: 1894-12 

Description: An illustrated article in Godey's Ladies Book regarding "triumph of surgery" to improve one's facial features.

Magazine or Periodical

Douglas & Sherwood's Expansion Skirt

Date: 1858-05 

Description: An illustration in "Godey's Lady's Book" of a steel expansion skirt.

Magazine or Periodical

A Sorely Neglected Stretch

Date: 1892-05 

Description: Frank Lenz posed with his bicycle on a badly neglected stretch of road. A split rail fence encloses a field behind Lenz.

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