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Description: Advertising circular written on Appleton Woolen Mills letterhead. In 1876 the Appleton Woolen Mills were operated by Hutchinson & Co. Appleton Woolen Mi...
Description: Opening spread of Reuben Gold Thwaites' diary of his 1887 trip on the Fox River.
Date: 1862-04 before
Description: Stationery depicting the fortifications around Washington, D.C., during the second year of the Civil War: Arlington Heights, directly across the Potomac Ri...
Description: Document written by Ebenezer Brigham listing events at Fort Blue Mounds.
Description: A page in Samuel Marshall's diary, dated September 28, 1842, with several short entries.
Description: Green Bay treaty, August 18, 1821. The treaty is signed by the chiefs of the six Indian nations for the possession of lands near the Fox River to the Winne...
Description: Official copy of Cyrus McCormick's 1834 reaper patent. This copy was made by the Patent Office at the request of the McCormick family.
Description: Page from H.H. Bennett's studio inventory of 1874. The spread shows the inventory and value of items in the printing and furnishing room and on the exterio...
Description: The document, signed by Wisconsin State Governor Alexander Randall, appointing Hans C. Heg colonel of the 15th Regiment of Wisconsin Volunteers.
Description: The second page of the Joseph Schlitz Bewing Company articles of association.
Description: Two pages of Samuel Marshall's 1846 diary, filled with daily entries.
Description: Concluding page of document handwritten by Thomas Marshall, which includes his signature.
Date: date unknown
Description: A letter from the perspective of an African American Mississippian to white members of the community.
Description: Hand-tinted stationery showing the Capitol in Washington, D.C. in 1862. The blue tint on the dome may have been intended to represent the unfinished natur...
Description: Letter from Increase Lapham to his wife, Ann Maria Alcott, in Milwaukee. Lapham was at Aztalan and wrote to Anna regarding the geology of the region. He in...
Description: List of supplies issued to Cordelia Harvey for her soldiers' hospital.
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Cover of an operator's and maintenance manual for International DT-466 and V-800 on-highway diesel engines.
Description: Diary entries for July 7 and 8, 1863 written by Emilie Quiner while caring for Union soldiers in Memphis, Tennessee.
Description: A pay roll, handwritten by Captain Joseph Martin, listing men under the command of Major Bledsoe at Rye Cove on Clinck.
Description: A typed letter written to Myles Horton of Highlander Folk School from Martin Luther King, Jr., who was President of the Southern Christian Leadership Confe...
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