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Date: 1903 

Description: Front and back cover of catalog. Front features a yellow background behind the text: "Empire Drill Co., 1849-1903," and an illustration of an Empire Drill....

Date: 1935-04-09 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an illustration of a mill on a river. "Old Method, Whole Wheat Flour, Stone...

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick Catalog Cover

Date: 1886 

Description: McCormick Harvesting Machine Company annual catalog cover featuring an illustration of a woman carrying a sheaf of wheat. Below the text reads: "Harvesting...


Harvesting Grain

Date: 1921-07-20 ca.

Description: Horse-drawn cart stacked with grain shocks out in a field. One man is standing on top of the already stacked grain, while another man is passing shocks up.

Book or Pamphlet

D.M. Osborne Catalog Cover

Date: 1872 

Description: Front cover of catalog with the title: "The Kirby Mower and Reaper." The "K" and "Y" letters of Kirby are drawn as shocks of wheat, and the "IRB" letters a...

Book or Pamphlet

IHC Feed Grinder Catalog

Date: 1914 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester feed grinders featuring an illustration of the "Egyptian method of grinding."

Date: 1922 ca.

Description: International Harvester historical exhibit at the "Wheat Show," including an "early American wood moldboard plow" and "Old No. 13", the "first" Internation...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: A man wearing a wide-brimmed hat uses a McCormick grain binder pulled by two horses to harvest a field of wheat.

Date: 1944 

Description: Farmer Paul Eblen operating a McCormick-Deering Farmall M tractor with attached McCormick-Deering no. 52-R combine in a 110 acre wheat field. The machines...

Date: 1910 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Cream City Brewing Co., Extra Stock, Milwaukee, Wis. U.S.A." The label also includes...

Date: 1943 

Description: Slightly elevated view of farmer Ed Frey at the controls of a McCormick-Deering 123-SP combine on his 1400 acre farm.

Date: 1921-07-20 ca.

Description: Man seated on a horse-drawn hay rake. Two boys and a man in the background are piling the cut hay.

Date: 1922-09 ca.

Description: A cradle, model truck, International 8-16 tractor and several informational posters on display at the "Wheat Show," a "historical exhibit furnished by Inte...

Date: 1905 

Description: Front cover of catalog, featuring an illustration of a decorative frame with wheat stalks around the company logo over a shield enclosed by a laurel wreath...


Early Grain Binder

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Grain binder near a barn with an open door.

Date: 1945-01-20 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features the shape of the state of Wisconsin outlined in blue and filled in with yell...

Date: 1948 

Description: Center panel of the completed mural at the Wisconsin Historical Society. The image depicts wheat farming, one of the state's earliest and largest industrie...

Date: 1883 

Description: C. Aultman & Co. catalog cover and back cover. On the front is a shock of wheat, a bird and a butterfly, and on the bottom a farm landscape. On the back co...

Book or Pamphlet

Walter A. Wood Catalog Cover

Date: 1881 

Description: Wood's mowers, featuring an illustration of a man using a team of horses to pull a mower in a field.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Postcard composite with Christmas illustrations and a photograph of a storeroom filled with sacks of grain. Text reads: "A Merry Christmas" "Greetings From...

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