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Description: Newspaper article on the "Capture and Destruction of the Capital" relating information on the burning of Washington, D.C. on August 24, 1814. The city was...
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Certificate appointing Lucius Fairchild as the director of the Gettysburg Battle Field Memorial Association. The certificate is decorated with oval portrai...
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Die Grundung und Entwicklung der Kolonie Neu Glarus (The Founding and Development of the Colony of New Glarus). This German language pamphlet was published...
Description: The back side of the first page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: The back page of a letter to Electa Candy.
Description: A handbill circulated by Governor Meigs and General McArthur of Ohio in an effort to recruit men into the local militia. Men were needed to serve against t...
Description: A certificate, signed by Joseph Wilson, that officially declares Matthias Varina a citizen of the United States of America.
Description: Concluding page of document handwritten by Thomas Marshall, which includes his signature.
Description: Front page of the Certificate of Incorporation for the Summit Bank in Oconomowoc.
Description: The second page of a two page letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: Front page of "Freedom's Journal", Volume 1, #15.
Description: Page one of "Green-Bay Intelligencer".
Description: The address cover page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: "An ordinance to dissolve the Union between the State of Louisiana and other states united with her under the compact entitled 'The Constitution of the Uni...
Description: Diary entries for July 7 and 8, 1863 written by Emilie Quiner while caring for Union soldiers in Memphis, Tennessee.
Description: George W. Noble's discharge letter from the Union Army during the Civil War.
Description: Newsprint extra about the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. It appeared on the back page of publication with a time line of events as they occurred.
Description: Increase Lapham's handwritten title page for A Geographical and Topographical Description of Wisconsin
Description: An introduction to the Kentucky Papers, written by Spencer Records, which begins, "I have written the following narrative partly for my own satisfaction an...
Date: 1886-08-06 ca.
Description: A certificate from the Grand Army of the Republic, announcing that Lucius Fairchild on August 6, 1886 was elected Commander in Chief of the 16th annual Nat...
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