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Date: 1894 

Description: Cartoon on the last page of a McCormick catalog. The cartoon depicts the World's Fair field-trials in Wayne, Illinois, at which the McCormick mower prevail...

Date:  

Description: A map of the second version of the Gettysburg cyclorama created by French artist Paul Philippoteaux, as taken from the souvenir booklet which sold for five...

Book or Pamphlet

Coffee and Pie

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of a slice of pie and a cup of coffee.

Book or Pamphlet

Wooden Pails

Date: 1870 

Description: Hardware catalog page showing wooden pails.

Book or Pamphlet

Battle of Hoke’s Run

Date: 1861-07-27 ca.

Description: The caption with the image states, "Battle of Hoke's Run-Col. Starkweather with his Wisconsin Regiment deploying as skirmishers." The Battle of Hoke's Run...

Book or Pamphlet

Capture of Fort Henry

Date: 1862-02-22 ca.

Description: Engraved illustration for the story titled: "The Capture of Fort Henry". The drawing is of a gun-deck of a Mississippi gun boat.

Book or Pamphlet

Arrest at Guttenberg

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of the arrest of Herbert "Chub" Fowler in the street in Guttenberg, Iowa. A crowd mills around to watch.

Book or Pamphlet

Missionary in Canoe

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a missionary priest wearing a robe standing in the fore of a canoe as it comes ashore paddled by a person in the aft. An Indian on...

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of the steamboat Weyerhauser on the Mississippi River.

Book or Pamphlet

Bridge

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of the Rock Island Bridge.

Book or Pamphlet

Lost Camera Sign

Date: 1903 

Description: Sign posted on a fence announcing a lost camera near the town of Prairie du Sac and requesting its return to Herbert Fowler.

Book or Pamphlet

Arrest at Guttenberg

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of a sheriff arresting Herbert "Chub" Fowler. The sheriff, holding Fowler by the shoulder and carrying a billy club in the other hand, says, "Your...

Book or Pamphlet

Ice Cream Sodas

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of two ice cream sodas sitting on a counter.

Book or Pamphlet

Quercus Acutidens

Date: 1857 

Description: A drawing of a quercus acutidens plant.

Book or Pamphlet

Camden Depot Sketch

Date: 1847-10-19 

Description: Sketch of the Camden Depot in a letter from John McRae to James Gadsdeg.

Book or Pamphlet

Preston Reynolds' Route Map

Date: 1903 

Description: Map drawn by Preston Reynolds of the route taken by him and his traveling companions on the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers from Kilbourn, Wisconsin to Ro...

Book or Pamphlet

Canoeists

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of two men rowing a boat.

Book or Pamphlet

Lock and Dam

Date: 1903 

Description: Lock and dam system on a canal along the Mississippi River.

Book or Pamphlet

Wash Tubs

Date: 1870 

Description: Hardware catalog page showing wooden wash tubs and water pails.

Book or Pamphlet

Camping in the Rain

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of a tent stretched between two trees and a fire with cookware in the rain.

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