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Description: Holiday card with printed wood grain. A box in the center with a white, brown and red border reads: "greetings" with a red star.
Description: Composite of engraved images of men involved in various athletic activities: fencing, weightlifting, juggling with clubs and cannon balls, wrestling, and b...
Date: 1860 after
Description: The letters to the words "DEATH TO TRAITORS" are made up of soldiers, Confederate flags, gallows, a hanged man and guns. A military camp is visible in the...
Date: 1907 ca.
Description: Park Hotel on the Capitol Square.
Description: Advertising proof created by Young and Rubicam for the International Harvester Company. Features a photograph of Ronald Colman and Benita Hume with the te...
Date: 1950-03-24 before
Description: Front cover of a farewell dinner menu from the Italian Line ship Saturnia, with two Commedia dell' Arte characters: Pantalone, a black masked figure...
Date: 1982 before
Description: "The painting shows the Choctaws and a mixed group of Major Daquin's Battalion of Free Men of Color. The latter were mostly attired in civilian clothes bec...
Date: 1840 ca.
Description: A head and shoulders portrait of Martin Van Buren, the 8th President of the United States from 1837-1841. Born on December 5, 1782 in Columbia, New York,...
Description: Plate 45. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: General line catalog color illustration of a Mogul 8-16 kerosene tractor. The text around the illustration reads, "Can be Equipped with Self-Steering Devic...
Date: 1866 date unknown
Description: Head and shoulders engraving of Cordelia Harvey.
Description: Engraved carte-de-visite portrait of General Ulysses S. Grant.
Date: date unknown
Description: Front cover and first two pages of Guey Sam menu, with the name of the restaurant in a red heart (characters) and a column-shaped decorative field (English...
Description: View of Washington, D.C. with gallows in foreground. Ten empty nooses hang from the gallows. Capitol buildings are in the background with Union flag. Capti...
Description: Helen Bertram, actress of stage and screen.
Description: Drawing of a man standing in a field and holding a damper or rake with smoke billowing from the grass.
Description: Portrait engraving of Abraham Lincoln.
Description: General Scott holds Jefferson Davis off the ground by the throat, Davis' hat and sword falling to the ground. Text above reads, "Jeff in a tight place, he...
Description: Advertising Brochure for International 444 tractors featuring color photograph.
Description: Letterhead of the Post Office in Cazenovia, Wisconsin. On the left is an eagle resting on a pile of U.S. Mail bags. On the right is an image of a railroad...
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