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Description: The hummingbird is a small New World bird of the family Trochilidae. It has iridescent plumage, a long, slender beak, and rapidly beating wings, which ena...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Old Abe, eagle mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Regiment. Popular cards sold in great quantities as benefit items ($9 per 100), so great was this bird's fame.
Date: 1913 ca.
Description: Page from an "IHC Newspaper and Catalogue Electrotype Service" booklet advertising Weber wagons.
Description: Letterhead of the Yale Bicycle & Motor Cycle Company of Milwaukee, distributors and repairers of motorcycles and bicycles, with views of single and twin mo...
Description: Plan of the Assembly Hall in the second Wisconsin State Capitol showing the seating arrangement.
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: She-sheba, or the Little Duck, a celebrated Winnebgo (Ho-Chunk) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Gre...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Tatsicki-Stomick, a Piekann Indian Chief.
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: View of Sturgeon Bay.
Description: Advertising brochure for International truck heating and defrosting systems. Features and illustration of an International truck.
Description: Holiday card with six brownies depicting six different nationalities. One brownie plays a trumpet and another plays an upright bass fiddle. The remaining b...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Interntational T-20 TracTracTor (crawler tractor), featuring an illustration of a T-20 in front of a photograph of...
Date: 1852 ca.
Description: Printed petition addressed to Governor Leonard J. Farwell concerning the lack of qualifications of the present state Emigrant Agent and their desire for th...
Description: An illustration of an Indian prophet standing by his lodge, which has symbols drawn on and floating above it. Others are seated, watching him. Two persons...
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Illustration of the Cummins diesel Power Torque NTA-370 engine.
Description: Cover of a South American advertising brochure for McCormick grain binders and reapers. Features an illustration of a grain binder working in a field as se...
Description: An advertisement for H.C. Netherwood Printing Company (formerly) at 519 State Street in Madison, Wisconsin.
Description: Advertising ephemera for Electricity in a Bottle by the West Electric Cure Co. of Chicago which claimed to cure catarrh, hay fever, headache, asthma, and n...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Black and red halftone print of a perspective floor plan for Model Home J900. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted tha...
Description: Cartoon from an International Harvester operator's manual. The cartoon appears under the heading "Preparing the Tractor". The cartoon depicts an elderly m...
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: An aerial view of the buildings and grounds of the Wisconsin Memorial Hospital, located at Farwell's Point.
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