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Date: 1875 

Description: Colored print containing two images advertising the delivery of mail. The main image is of the large Michigan and Southern train labeled "The Fast Mail" de...

Date: 1948 

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Chicago and North Western Railway's 100th Anniversary from 1848 to 1948. The poster features the artist Paul...

Photograph

Getting Pike Eggs

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Two men, each in a wooden row boat, collect pike fish from a fyke net on a northern Wisconsin lake. One man is standing in his boat holding a fish net hold...

Photograph

Barnum Depot

Date: 1912 

Description: View down railroad tracks of a locomotive arriving at the Barnum Depot.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Ninth plate ambrotype of Horace Upham (1853-1919) as a child. Seated three-quarter length figure facing front, wearing sausage curls, knickers with brass b...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the Chemins de Fer électrique du Valais à Chamonix (Electric Railways of Valais in Chamonix) railway. The poster...

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Description: The guest house of Cora Brown, the first African American woman elected to a U.S. State Senate, with a table, chairs, and umbrella outside.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of Jane Sweeney Oakley with infant George Walter Oakley. Seated half figure facing front, torso to right, wearing dress with whit...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Cullen Landis, an actor in many Paramount and Goldwyn silent films, posed with a bulldog and a pipe.

Date: 2003-11-08 

Description: Congressman David Obey outdoors at Riverview Terrace for the dedication of the Obey Room. He is standing with his close friend Martin Hanson. A lawn and tr...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the London Midland and Scottish Railway Company, and promoting Haddon Hall and the Wye Valley as "The Peak Distr...

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Description: Sixth plate daguerreotype of Harriet Sweeney Hough. Seated half figure facing front and to the right, wearing long-sleeved printed dress with small white l...

Date: 1925 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering two-row cultivators. Includes a color photograph of a man driving a cultivator behind three horses, a color illust...

Date: 1957-06-25 

Description: Four women in golfing clothes pose by a pull golf cart. Standing is Alphida Voight; seated are Dorothy Martin, Mildred Wellman, and Ruth Ellis.

Photograph

Sulky Driver

Date:  date unknown

Description: A racer poses on the track with his horse and carriage. The horse appears to be wearing blinders. The man is wearing a coat and hat, and is holding a whip.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Lincoln Memorial from across Lincoln Memorial Circle. Several women and a man are crossing the street behind several cars that have driven by....

Date: 1933-11-25 

Description: A group portrait of Boy Scouts and adult leaders armed with tacks, hammers and posters to promote the sale of Christmas Seals.

Photograph

Brookside Cottage

Date:  date unknown

Description: A woman is pictured standing in front of Brookside Cottage, a large country-style home. Text on photograph reads: "Brookside Cottage New Egypt, N.J."

Date: 1963 

Description: Color illustration of a school bus driver steering an International Schoolmaster school bus past a residence. The text on the illustration reads, "Internat...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Full-length studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of an unidentified European American woman posed standing with her hands behind her back. She is...

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