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Description: Flyer and order form advertising McCormick's Reaper and Mower. Features the headline "15,000 sold in the last 4 years" under an illustration of the reaper...
Description: Holiday card of a horse-drawn coach with passengers inside as well as on the roof. Many gifts and pieces of luggage are on top. Four horses are pulling the...
Date: 1868-12-22 before
Description: Front cover and interior menu pages from the Third Annual Supper of the New England Society, held at Vilas House to commemorate Forefather's Day. On the co...
Description: Advertisement for the International Cadet 76 lawn tractor featuring a color photograph of a man using the machine to mow grass in front of a building. The...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Assiniboin Indians.
Description: Letterhead of the Berliner & Bruno's Badger State Safe Steam Works of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of the steam works and depot, people...
Description: Plate 58. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: A large crowd is on the street surrounding the burning building. Fire fighters are struggling with horses pulling the fire engine, and on the left a group...
Description: Flyer advertising the McCormick Harvester & Self-Binder for sale through London agents Waite, Burnell, Huggins & Co. Features an illustration of the machi...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Weesh-cub, or the Sweet, a noted Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du Chie...
Description: Interior of a brochure advertising "Twin City" kerosene tractors featuring a color illustration of a man using the tractor and a disc harrow to plow a fiel...
Date: 1879 ca.
Description: Front page of 4-page advertisement with an illustration featuring a man using a team of horses to pull a grain drill in a field.
Description: Illustration of a man and a boy standing in front of the silhouette of a tractor. The caption says, "Let us do your work! Plow Man 13-30, Plow Boy 10-20. I...
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card with a woman archer taking aim at the recipient. A heart-shaped target is behind her. She is wearing a glove and wrist guard. Her skir...
Date: 1919 ca.
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising LaCrosse Happy Farmer kerosene tractors. Includes a trade mark of a smiling man wearing a hat inside a circle surroun...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: A man uses a Cletrac crawler tractor and disc harrow to do work in an uphill farm field.
Date: 1918-09-14 before
Description: Menu printed on silk for a dinner for the descendants of Solomon Juneau at Republican House, with a blue, white, and red striped banner with the seal of th...
Description: Front cover of the Allis-Chalmers Agricultural Year Book No.33 featuring a photograph of a man using a tractor and plow.
Description: Cartoon portrait of Caspar Milquetoast, the Timid Soul, a character created by Harold T. Webster, who was raised in Tomahawk, Wisconsin.
Date: date unknown
Description: Engraving from a painting of John Quincy Adams.
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