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Description: The back page of a repaired letter from Arthur Campbell to William Preston.
Description: This is page one of a letter written to Governor Emanuel Philipp from Helen Keller. She asks for his assistance in helping establish an endowment fund for...
Description: A typed letter written to Myles Horton of Highlander Folk School from Rosa L. Parks.
Description: The second page of a three page letter written by Sylvester "Pat" Weaver to James W. Young.
Description: Open spread of Increase Lapham's diary from October 6, 1827 to April 18, 1828.
Description: Canvass of the results for various village offices, April 6, 1852.
Description: A certificate granting United States citizenship to Frederick Anneke.
Description: Illustration of a scientist in his lab gazing at a test tube, with a caption in German that translates to "Eureka! I have found it!".
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: Petition to President Abraham Lincoln for the establishment of soldiers homes and hospitals in Wisconsin. The petition is signed by 18 women.
Description: Certificate of appointment for George B. Bingham as 1st Lieutenant, Milwaukee Light Guards.
Description: A friendly letter from President Ronald Reagan to Governor Lee Sherman Dreyfus.
Description: A document written in Norwegian with the words "Otte Skilling Species" at the top of the page.
Description: Letter from Carol Lampe of Fairfield, Connecticut to Women for a Peaceful Christmas written on colorful stationery with a writing surface in the shape of a...
Description: The second page of a letter written by Thomas Lewis to William Preston.
Description: Front page of "Freedom's Journal", Volume 1, #15.
Date: date unknown
Description: A letter from Margaret Marsh of La Canada, California, to Senator William Proxmire that reads, "Dear Senator Proxmire, You are WONDERFUL! When i think back...
Description: A letter to Colonel William Robert Talylor signed "Yours in Hast, —. Hinton". The envelope is included in the upper left hand corner of the letter.
Description: Letter from Thomas Steel, Waukesha County physician and farmer, to his father, James Steel, in London, England. It includes a hand-drawn map of Milwaukee C...
Description: A brief letter written by Daniel Boone to "Dear Col".
Description: A letter from Jane Addams of Hull House to Cyrus McCormick regarding his donation to Hull House to benefit a children's program. The letter has two photogr...
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