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Description: A promotional card created to promote agricultural land in northern Wisconsin. This piece displays Julius Koehler, a man, and a woman in the flourishing ga...
Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of James T. Lewis. His signature appears below the image.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Engraved portrait of Cyrus Hall McCormick Jr. (1859-1936) by the American Biographical Publication Co., Chicago, Illinois. Mr. McCormick was the son of inv...
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Moline Universal tractor two-row cultivator. The pamphlet features a photograph of a farmer using the equipment i...
Description: Cartoon of young Hank Aaron swinging a bat, surrounded by other images of him and text.
Description: Depiction of the battlefield. Engraved by J.C. McRae and drawn by W. Momberger.
Date: date unknown
Description: Text of the Emancipation Proclamation by Abraham Lincoln. Includes a portrait of Abraham Lincoln.
Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: An engraving from a daguerreotype of Ulysses S. Grant.
Description: Engraved portrait of Matthew Fontaine Maury (1806-1873) American astronomer, historian, oceanographer, meteorologist, cartographer, author, geologist, and...
Description: Advertisement for the Besser tractor featuring a photograph of a man using the tractor and a disk harrow in a farm field. The text reads, "The Besser. A Ge...
Description: Letterhead of the G. Heileman Brewing Company of La Crosse, Wisconsin, with a musketeer-like figure holding a bottle of beer in one hand and raising a glas...
Description: Roma bartending at The 163 Club.
Description: Front cover of the Avery Supply Catalog featuring an illustration of a man fitting a belt on a tractor.
Date: 1884 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the selling of tents for the Eighteenth Annual National Encampment, of Grand Army of the Republic, at Minneapolis, Minnesota, on July 23,...
Date: 1860 after
Description: A man, probably Jefferson Davis, rides a pig carrying a sign that reads, "2d EDITION!!! 40,000 Killed, Wounded, THIS ONE MISSING! VIA CINCINNATI!" Blue ink...
Description: Holiday card from D.C. Everest, Wisconsin paper industrialist. The front of the card reads "After twenty years we have again established sanity in governme...
Description: Head and shoulders carte-de-visite portrait of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.
Description: Portrait of Black Hawk (Mac-Cut-I-Mish-E-Ca-Cu-Cac) painted from life.
Description: Engraved image from Harper's New Monthly Magazine showing people riding in a stagecoach pulled by two horses.
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