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Description: First newspaper printing of "The Star Spangled Banner". Printed six days after the Battle of Fort McHenry, where Frances Scott Key wrote the poem that woul...
Description: A letter written by Wisconsin Governor James T. Lewis to E.G. Ayer of Harvard, Illinois, thanking him for his special care of and attention to sick and wou...
Description: The second page of a letter written to William Robert Taylor when he lived in Cottage Grove.
Description: Front page of the Certificate of Incorporation for the Summit Bank in Oconomowoc.
Description: Front page of "Milwaukee Journal" newspaper with the headline: "Kennedy Is Slain". Includes a portrait of President John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson,...
Description: Official copy of Cyrus McCormick's 1834 reaper patent. This copy was made by the Patent Office at the request of the McCormick family.
Description: Cover of document manifesto of the Gay Liberation Front entitled "Gay is Good". Includes male and female gender symbols.
Description: The front page of a letter writen by President Thomas Jefferson to Henry Dearborn.
Description: A letter written by W.D. Bartlett to his cousin describing life as a Civil War soldier.
Description: The back side of Captin Joseph Martin's pay roll from 1 May through 30 June, 1777. There are columns of numbers beneath the writing.
Description: Two pages of Samuel Marshall's 1846 diary, filled with daily entries.
Description: Inside front cover and first page of Nathan Myrick's 1841-1842 account book showing his purchase of supplies at Prairie du Chien for the establishment of h...
Description: Letterhead of the A.F. Wagner Architectural Iron Works. At top left is a three-quarter view of the company building in an oval frame surrounded by printer'...
Description: Army commission for William H. Upham in the Fifth Wisconsin Artillery dated June 18, 1866, and signed by Andrew Johnson and Edwin M. Stanton on August 1, 1...
Description: The first page of the Joseph Schlitz Brewing Company Articles of Association.
Description: Letter from Cordelia Harvey to Governor Edward Salomon regarding her work.
Description: Portion of a letter regarding the incorporation of the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company.
Description: A friendly letter from President Ronald Reagan to Governor Lee Sherman Dreyfus.
Description: Blue line drawing of the proposed exhibit pavilion for the State of Wisconsin for the New York World's Fair of 1964.
Description: Front cover of University of Wisconsin Extension Service Special Circular 20 dealing with rural schools. The cover features a drawing of two children walki...
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