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Description: George W. Noble's commission as First Sergeant in the Wisconsin 2nd Cavalry.
Description: Handwritten first page of Increase Lapham's unpublished gazetteer of Wisconsin.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...
Description: Document written by Ebenezer Brigham listing events at Fort Blue Mounds.
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Letterhead with an illustration of a soldier on guard duty in camp and the name of the associations' officers.
Date: 1882 ca.
Description: Business stationery of George B. Peck, editor of Peck's Sun, a Milwaukee newspaper. Peck was well-known for his humorous column, "Peck's Bad Boy," a...
Description: Banner from newspaper from the day after Abraham Lincoln was assassinated.
Description: Handwritten page from Increase Lapham's unpublished gazetteer of Wisconsin. The page includes entries for Choaking Creek, Cincinnati, City of the Four Lak...
Description: The second page of a letter written by Walt Whitman regarding publishing a book he was writing.
Description: Opening spread of Reuben Gold Thwaites' diary of his 1887 trip on the Fox River.
Description: The address cover page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: A stock certificate of the Watertown and Madison Railroad Company, one share #85, issued to Darwin Clark for the sum of $50.00. This was signed by the rail...
Description: Front page of the Certificate of Incorporation for the Summit Bank in Oconomowoc.
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: A page in Samuel Marshall's diary, dated September 28, 1842, with several short entries.
Description: The front page of a letter to Electa Candy that begins, "Dear Mother".
Description: Front cover of the 55-page diary, from May 14 through August 17, 1804 written by Charles Floyd, a sergeant with the Lewis and Clark expedition.
Description: The front page of a letter writen by President Thomas Jefferson to Henry Dearborn.
Date: 1887 ca.
Description: A list of nine reasons to use co-operative-made goods, entitled "Reasons Why You Should Use Co-operative-Made Goods in Preference To All Others". This was...
Description: Parole document issued to Colonel Lucius Fairchild of the 2nd Wisconsin Infantry, captured at the Battle of Gettysburg after being wounded on the first day...
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