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Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Original pen and ink drawing of an illustration for a McCormick Company advertising catalog. Features a drawing of men holding grain cradles in a wheat fie...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Two men stand in a field while comparing the efficacy of the Cletrac crawler tractor to that of a wheel-type tractor. The caption beneath the photograph re...

Date: 1969-01 

Description: Advertising proof created by Foote, Cone & Belding for the International Harvester Company. Features a color photograph of a farmer operating an Internati...

Date: 1928 

Description: A farmer uses a Farmall Regular tractor with a mower attachment to cut soybeans for hay. The tractor is equipped with an umbrella that reads, "Drink Coca-C...

Date: 1921 

Description: Advertisement entitled "Sport Fun For Sport Fans!". It includes a photograph of comic artist Jay Orving and the character Bozo Blimp.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Mailing advertisement for the Best "25" tracklayer tractor featuring an illustration of a man using the crawler tractor in what appears to be an orchard. T...

Date: 1890 

Description: Original pen and ink drawing of an illustration for a McCormick Company advertising catalog. Features a drawing of a man with a walking stick and a woman w...

Photograph

Flying Tea Party

Date:  date unknown

Description: A tea party on an airplane, a publicity stunt conceived by Harry Bruno to promote his Cleveland-area airline, Aeromarine Airlines. By taking local reporter...

Map or Atlas

Platteville, Wisconsin

Date: 1960 ca.

Description: This street map was likely given out by Mound City Bank and features a legend of points of interest and a street index. Streets are labeled as is the Round...

Date: 1976 

Description: Advertising proof created by Foote, Cone & Belding for the International Harvester Company. Features a color photograph of a woman bringing a thermos to a...

Book or Pamphlet

Buckeye Catalog Cover

Date: 1897 

Description: Catalog cover featuring an illustration of a man fixing a bicycle while a woman and two children look on. The woman's outfit sports "leg o' mutton" (or gig...

Date: 1850 

Description: Broadside advertising McCormick's Patent Virginia Reaper, manufactured by what was then known as C.H. McCormick & Co. Features an illustration of the reape...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Interior spread of a pamphlet produced by the Rock Island Plow Company to advertise the Number 38 Tractor Disc. The advertisement features an illustration...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Advertising mailer for the Elgin tractor, featuring an illustration of a man using a tractor and disc harrow to plant coins marked with a dollar sign.

Date: 1928 

Description: Back cover of a booklet advertising the John Deere farm tractor featuring an illustration of a man using the tractor at center, surrounded by a decorative...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two-sided playing card used for advertising by magician Howard Thurston (d. 1936), arguably the greatest magician of his day. The reverse side of the card...

Date: 1934-11-22 

Description: Two men stand in the doorway of the East Side Motor Company garage, 2305 Atwood Avenue, featuring Willard storage batteries, Pennzoil, and Eveready and Pr...

Date: 1919 

Description: Exterior fold of a pamphlet produced by the Nilson Tractor Company entitled "What Automatic Traction Is" featuring an illustration of a farmer using a team...

Date: 1972 

Description: Advertising proof created by Foote, Cone & Belding for the International Harvester Company. Features a color photograph of farmers operating International...

Date: 1978 

Description: Advertising proof created by Foote, Cone & Belding for the International Harvester Company. Features a color photograph of a farmer driving an Internation...

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