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Description: Back cover of a pamphlet advertising the Holt Caterpillar tractor, listing the specifications of the 5-ton and the 10-ton crawler tractors beneath illustra...
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Luther Swift Dixon at age 40.
Description: A hand-drawn map of a house labeled in both English and Chinese. Notes include escape routes. Two girls were kept here.
Description: Holiday card of a window, looking outward from the inside of a house. On the sill is an American Eagle on a Federal Shield over a swag of holly and ribbon,...
Description: One-page menu with a pot of flowers, a glass of milk, and a hot (cheese?) casserole whose steam curls upward to form the letters for "menu." The line, "You...
Description: Advertising brochure for Farmall 656 tractors featuring color photograph of man on tractor.
Description: The front cover of a four page election mailer/newsletter for U.S. Senate candidate Gaylord Nelson. A quarter-length portrait covers most of the page. The...
Date: 1860 after
Description: An elephant carries the Union flag with the words "THE CONSTITUTION LIBERTY AND LAWS!!" on it and wears another Union flag on its back. The elephant's fron...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for C.H. McCormick and Brothers, featuring an engraved illustration of man operating a horse-drawn mower. Includes the text...
Date: date unknown
Description: Menu from Jimmie's Del Bar with an illustration of black and green lines forming a cascading fountain effect, bound with a golden tasseled cord.
Description: Advertising proof created by Young and Rubicam for the International Harvester Company. Features a color illustration of two truck drivers in a diner sitti...
Description: Engraving of the city of Superior and Lake Superior, also depicting railroad piers, Minnesota Point, and the steamboat "Star". The engraving appears on a l...
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card of three die cut pieces. On top is a little girl inside of orchid leaves and blossoms. She is wearing a long white dress and a headban...
Date: 1916 ca.
Description: Halftone print of a perspective drawing of model home B11. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the home would ha...
Description: Queenie Vassar (1870-1960) Scottish-born stage and motion picture actress of the 1930s and 1940s.
Description: Cartoon from an International Harvester operator's manual. The cartoon is underneath the heading "Hitching the Tractor to the Implement". The cartoon depi...
Description: Advertisement for Wallis tractors featuring an a side-view illustration of a man using a tractor in a farm field. The farmer is waving to a train running a...
Description: General line catalog illustration of a Deering harvester-thresher (combine). The text beneath the illustration reads, "Cuts the Grain and Threshes it Clean...
Description: Page from an 1886 McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog showing early harvesting technology. One drawing depicts a farmer in India harvesting grain...
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the 5-10 horsepower Avery tractor.
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