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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Side-view illustration of the Leader Crawler 18-36 tractor. The text within the decorative border above the illustration reads, "Leader Crawler Tractor. Tr...
Date: 1953 ca.
Description: Front and back of one-page menu from the Scandia Restaurant, with a whimsical cartoon map rendering by Hakon Mielche of the Scandinavian countries and the...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: "Racine County War Veterans Living and Dead." Composite of small oval head and shoulders portraits, consisting of about 100 Union soldiers, all identified....
Description: "Kearsarge and Alabama: Hauling Down the Flag." A color lithograph published by L. Prang & Co. of Boston.
Description: Letterhead of Buchanan & Griffin, of Arkansaw, Wisconsin, dealers in "Shelf and Heavy Hardware." Features an interior view of a clerk waiting on a customer...
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...
Description: Andrew Jackson in his military uniform.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: The front (top) and back (bottom) of an advertisement for farm land in northern Wisconsin. This card advertises the abundance of clover crop with an image...
Description: Color illustration of the Illinois Super-Drive tractor appearing beneath the heading, "The Master Drive Road Builder of America. Special Road Building Mode...
Description: Ice-fishing scene, cartoon line drawing of a fisherman, seen from the side, standing by his hole in the ice, having relieved himself and with steam rising....
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Nichols & Shepard Company threshing machinery featuring a color illustration of farmers using a Red River Special thre...
Date: 1917 ca.
Description: Two interior pages of a pamphlet produced by the World Harvester Corporation to advertise the auto-tiller. The advertisement features a photograph of a man...
Description: Back cover of a pamphlet advertising 10-ton Caterpillar tractors. The headline reads, "Dependable Under All Conditions" and is illustrated with six photogr...
Description: Advertisement for the original International Cub Cadet yard and garden tractor.
Description: Portrait of Wa-kaun (Snake) a Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) Chief painted by J.O. Lewis at the Treaty of Prairie du Chien in 1825.
Description: Mandan Indians engaged in archery competition (Plate 24). "The meeting represented here is something like that of an Archery Club in the civilized world, b...
Date: 1860 after
Description: A cartoon of General Scott helping Jefferson Davis try on a shoe. Scott says, "Well, does that Union Shoe fit you?" And Davis replies, "Mr. Scott, this Uni...
Description: Advertising proof created by Foote, Cone & Belding for the International Harvester Company. Features a color photograph of a farmer and a mechanic talking...
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Oliver Hart-Paar tractors featuring a color illustration of a farmer using a tractor and plow in a field.
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Assiniboin Indians.
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