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Date: 1930 before

Description: Holiday card given by a mail carrier to a patron. An old fashioned horse-drawn buggy is paused at a mailbox on a rural road. This image is within a wreath...

Date: 1929 

Description: Back cover of a booklet advertising Hart-Parr tractors featuring text set against a farm scene background. The text reads, "Hart-Parr Tractors. Most Power....

Date: 1921 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising Caterpillar tractors for moving dirt with elevating graders.


Burton House

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: Burton House, (also referred to as the Ridge House by Edna Ferber in her novel, "Come and Get It") with horse-drawn carriages in the foreground.


Description: Letterhead of National Blower Works of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, manufacturers of "Steam Hot Blast Apparatus." On the left is an Uncle Sam figure pointing to a...


Description: Ethelwyn Farm (The Teachers' Country Club), on Lake Monona.


Description: An engraving after the painting by James Walker of the Battle of Gettysburg.

Date: 1891-11-05 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the third annual banquet of the Alpha Iota of Chi Psi fraternity at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. On the cover is a por...

Date: 1973 ca.

Description: Illustration of the Cummins diesel Power Torque 330-D engine.


The Slide

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Engraving for "Peterson's Magazine" of women in maids' uniforms sliding down an icy path in the snow.


Description: Memohead of the First National Bank of Ashland, with a three-quarter view of the bank building and a street scene with several horse-drawn carriages and wa...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraved quarter-length portrait of Increase Lapham.

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Graphic pie-chart depicting the important place of dairying in the national farm economy.


Description: Advertisement for Blatz Private Stock, a "de-alcoholized" beer brewed in Milwaukee during Prohibition. Depicts a couple picnicking near a lake and mountain...

Date: 2009-04-25 before

Description: One-page menu for a pre-industrial (heritage breed) pig dinner, presented by Underground Food Collective. Features a profile view of a pig standing on a re...

Date: 1929 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Hart-Parr farm equipment featuring a color illustration of a tractor appearing between the word "Power" written backwa...

Date: 1932 

Description: George bartending at the Irish Veteran's Association.

Date: 1919 

Description: An illustration of a tractor stands alongside a description of its features on the cover of a mail brochure advertising Russell farm machinery.

Date: 1955 

Description: Pages 16 and 17 from the Official Rule Book for the 1955 Soap Box Derby showing a deconstructed car.

Date: 1924-10-04 before

Description: Broadside advertising a meeting and picnic of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK) at Miller's Park in Madison, Wisconsin.

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