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Description: Souvenir playing card out of a full deck from the Pan-American Exposition. The Seven of Spades displays a drawing of "The Airship." A round building with a...
Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Date: date unknown
Description: You came to know that book by its covered distance,well remembered by the measureof the trudging barefoot mile
Description: We were promised, we were toldthat candy came in stripes and boxesBut some was stacked,like lost rewards, the chocolate-coated paradoxes
Description: Native buildings, hardly noticed in the tapestry,long as a house of indeterminatesfull of ladders unexplained
Description: The tattered remains of a processing envelope from The Photoart House. Handwritten on the envelope is "Ice Machine, 111, 893," "Schoelkopf, 210 E Wash Ave....
Description: Exercise the body to work off the weight of mind,of pushing uphilla month-long night of doom.A better foot is leavenedfrom the bottom o...
Description: A stuffed toy goat with a gray body and a red tail, beard and ears.
Description: A red, fringed Indian (Native American) pouch with fabric patches that read "U.S. Army" and "POW-MIA".
Description: A bird-shaped object made of copper.
Description: You don't have to pay if you can prove that the fun you had was clean
Description: Souvenir playing card out of a full deck from the Pan-American Exposition. The Jack of Hearts displays a drawing of the "Wisconsin Building", a square buil...
Description: A man in motion moves upon good reason.To create disorderhe must stop and settle down.
Description: Rockford, Ill.J.H. DenisonEditorial room of the Milwaukee JournalProbably the Black River at Black River FallsChildren taug...
Description: Menu for a banquet given by the President of Panama for President-Elect Warren G. Harding in Panama. Printed on a length of fringed silk with a blue twiste...
Description: Every macho-mind knows exactly whatand where it is — up front, smokinghot, born to circumstance, savagewatchman of the several thousand Rights
Description: A souvenir from a national model airplane competition. A member of Hangar 13 of Beloit, Wisconsin was a contestant in this event and added this item to his...
Description: A child could count in rounded numbersthe Christmas chance of pudding from the sky
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
Description: I'll show you all the imported gracesand you shall see New Fontainebleau
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