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Date: 1971-03-27 ca.

Description: Poster advertising a dance marathon and party held in the Witte Hall Party Room on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. Features caricatured figures...

Date: 1871 ca.

Description: Bird's-eye view of the Chicago fire of October 8, 1871. The hand-colored lithograph was published by Currier and Ives.

Date: 1913 

Description: Advertising calendar for Osborne brand farm implements showing two young boys tending a pot hanging over an evening fire.

Date: 1975 

Description: Imaginative drawing of a man dressed in fishing gear suspended above the fireplace in a living room from a nail in the wall. Below the man is a salamander...

Date: 1944 

Description: War Food Administration Design No. 5, "Victory Garden." The poster features a soldier with an arm around a destitute child on the left in muted colors, and...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: German film poster for the Russian film, "Detstvo Gorkogo." Illustrated image from the back of a man wearing a hat and coat. He is sitting with his feet up...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: Czechoslovakian film poster for the Spanish-Argentine film "Los inocentes." Abstract, illustrated image of a bed with a headboard against a red background.

Date: 1928 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting the S.S. Leviathan as the "World's Largest Ship." The poster depicts an elevated view of a large number of tourists...

Date: 1956 ca.

Description: German film poster for the re-release of the film. Illustrated image of an older woman wearing eyeglasses and a long dress. She is sitting in a chair holdi...

Date: 1905 

Description: Color lithograph on paper. Across top in caps "A splendid scenic revival of the greatest of American dramas." Title runs beneath. Scene from play in which...

Date: 1917 

Description: A man and woman look out of a window at people picking cotton in a field. The two are well-dressed.

Date: 1918 

Description: World War I poster promoting individuals to garden and can vegetables for the war effort. Produced by the National War Garden Commission.

Date:  date unknown

Description: The poster features a dejected fisherman holding a broken rod, Nancy Ryan with one leg propped on a lawn mower pulling the rest of the broken rod, which ha...

Date: 1943 

Description: National Housing Agency Design No. 1, "Welcome Mat." The poster features a red, white, and blue welcome mat on a doorstep. In the bottom right corner the a...

Date: 1951 

Description: Advertising poster for International trucks with a color illustration of a truck driver sitting in an easy chair with his feet propped up under the text "c...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: An original colored lithograph advertising the London Midland and Scottish Railway Company, promoting travel to "Ireland This Year" and the Rock of Cashel....

Date: 1968 

Description: Argentine film poster. Illustrated image of a woman chasing a man in a bedroom while another woman runs out a door. Three people watch, one from a closet,...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Poster announcing the opening of the Drug Information Center near the University of Wisconsin-Madison's campus at 420 Lake Street. Featuring a hand-drawn d...

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Date: 1918 ca.

Description: World War I poster featuring a young woman sitting in a chair knitting. The symbol of the Red Cross is in the upper left corner. The poster reads: "You can...

Date: 1865 

Description: "The Southern Prisons of U.S. Officers: Scenes from life as a prisoner of war, with explanations--sketched by Lieut. & Top Eng'r O.R. Dahl, 15th Wisconsin...

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