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Date: 1835 ca.
Description: A Celebrated Ottawa Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Fort Wayne (1827).
Description: General line catalog illustration of a No. 30 Sterling thresher. The text beneath the illustration reads, "Sterling Thresher No. 30 on Mounting Truck, Show...
Description: A political cartoon titled "The Great American Durbar," showing a parade of political characters featuring Theodore Roosevelt perched atop an elephant symb...
Date: 1864 ca.
Description: "Siege of Vicksburg." An etching published by Johnson, Fry & Company from a painting by Chappel of the Union lines during the battle.
Description: Promotional card depicting the prosperous farming in northern Wisconsin.
Caption: "Here is shown a mixed crop of peas and rye, the clover in the for...
Description: Front of an advertising flyer for McCormick-Deering wide type disk harrows. Includes photographs of 10-20 tractors pulling disk harrows. Caption reads "A...
Description: Cartoon from an International Harvester operator's manual. The cartoon depicts four men in a semi-circle looking at a personified wrench standing on a rais...
Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Badger Brand Honey produced at the Wisconsin Honey Farm with the subheading "Where qu...
Description: Johnny bartending at the Press Club.
Date: 1936-07-08 before
Description: Farewell dinner menu in the form of a house decorated with folk art painting and trim, and a man and a woman in traditional dress perched at the two open w...
Description: Letterhead of the Wisconsin Industrial School for Boys, in Waukesha, Wisconsin. The Wisconsin State Seal is on the left. On the right is the name of the sc...
Description: Advertising proof for International trucks. Includes a color illustration of a shovel loading an International dump truck, and text that reads: "Each year...
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Acme 12-24 two-in-one tractor, "the only kerosene tractor with an interchangeable traction feature." A color illus...
Date: date unknown
Description: Portrait engraving of Abraham Lincoln.
Description: Engraving of Old Abe, mascot of the 8th Wisconsin Civil War Voluntary Infantry, displayed for a crowd. The eagle bearer holds Old Abe's staff perch while t...
Description: Indians with ball-playing equipment, believed to be used in the game of Lacrosse. (Plate 21) "In devoting a few of the last pages of this work to some of...
Description: Lithographic print of portrait of Francis Scott Key. In the background is the sheet music for the Star Spangled Banner, and an American flag.
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Advertisement in the "Yuba Bulletin" featuring an illustration of a bulldog. The caption reads, "Yuba owners will smile in appreciation of Mr. Ostrom's cha...
Description: General line catalog advertisement for International Type "A" and "B" ensilage cutters. The text beneath the color illustration reads, "A Light-Running, St...
Description: Ticket for a raffle in which a steel engraving with a gold leaf frame was the prize.
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