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Description: A receipt made out to Abraham Gilman for the $300 he paid to avoid serving his draft duty in the Civil War.
Description: Russian 500 ruble bank note, featuring a portrait of Emperor Peter I, the Great (1682-1725).
Description: A green colored Green Bay Packers Packer Buck from the Season Ticket Campaign.
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.
Description: Advertisement for the Townsend Oil Tractor featuring an illustration of a man using a telescope to watch another man rake in a pile of money. The headline...
Date: date unknown
Description: Card with two sides. On the left are two stanzas of a poem without a title talking about the miserable life of poor boys. Below is a balance sheet composed...
Description: Receipt for the sum of $8 paid by Louis M. Hobbins to Peter Bratvold for the right to hunt on 40 acres of land in Door Creek from Oct 26, 1910 through Octo...
Description: The back view of a farmer reaching over a fence. He stands next to wrecked farming machinery, and the words, "Which Side Of The Fence Are You On?" Other te...
Description: Valentine's Day card of a tree in a pot with hearts on the branches. A sign on the upper right reads "A Valentine MONEY TREE For You". There are ten slots...
Description: A Marshall & Isley, Bankers, check in the amount of $12,500.00 written to J. Alder Ellis from Samuel Marshall.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Turner Manufacturing Company describing repair services for Turner tractors. The top of the advertisement features testimonials from...
Description: Front cover of a brochure produced by Samson Tractor Company, a division of General Motors Corporation, to advertise the Samson "Iron Horse." The cover fea...
Description: Confederate wildcat money used during the Civil War.
Description: Reverse side of a Russian 500 ruble bank note issued in 1912.
Description: Bob bartending at the Press Grill.
Description: Front side of the first unemployment check issued in Wisconsin to Neils B. Ruud.
Description: Proof sheets of five and ten dollars bills of the Wisconsin Bank of Madison. Among other illustrations, the notes include an engraving of Leonard J. Farwel...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card of a large heart with a "check" on top of it. At the top of the heart is the text "A Wealth of Love" and at the bottom is "Just Check...
Description: Card unfolded. At the top is a depiction of a $100 bill with a portrait of Sid in the middle, an outhouse on the right, and o the left the outline of a cow...
Description: Holiday "check." It has an ornate green and black border with the text "A Merry Christmas," "A Happy New Year" and "With the Season's Greetings" in it. A w...
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