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Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Industiral safety sign or poster promoting "Safety First" as the "best medicine" for factory workers during "No-Accident-Week". The sign reads, "The Best M...
Date: date unknown
Description: Circus poster "Christy Bros. 5 Ring Wild Animal Show."
Date: 1972 ca.
Description: Illustrated poster of the band Traffic made by artist John Chritton.
Date: 1928 ca.
Description: An original lithograph promoting the S.S. Leviathan as the "World's Largest Ship." The poster depicts an elevated view of a large number of tourists...
Description: Printer's proof of Civil War roster on waste paper.
Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering International agricultural machines. Includes black and white as well as color illustrations of engines, tractors,...
Date: 1971-05 ca.
Description: Poster advertising for a May Day demonstration in Washington, D.C. Features an image of Sitting Bull.
Description: Hunters using rifles to kill buffalo (Plate 11).
"This plate represents the familiar mode of procuring meat, practiced by all the voyageurs on the Misso...
Date: 1973-09 after
Description: Part of a poster series celebrating President Salvador Allende after his death. Allende was elected president of Chile in 1970, and promoted the nationaliz...
Date: 1971-04 ca.
Description: Poster featuring a stylized sun rising over the ocean, advertising spring break vacations to Nassau for University of Wisconsin faculty and students.
Description: Advertising poster featuring color illustrations of Champion brand horse-drawn mowers, reapers, grain binders and hay rakes, as well as an illustration of...
Description: Poster advertising for a 2nd annual concert to benefit Madison's RPM Printing Co-op. Featuring Chicago Blues, including Sunnyland Slim and his band, Carey...
Description: Advertising poster for International motor trucks. Includes a photograph of a "White Lily" bread truck and the text "Dependable in Performance - Low-Cost i...
Description: A Civil War agitational poster listing eight requirements of the Confederate States for peace with the Union.
Description: Treasury Design No. 25, "Blue Prints." The poster features two contrasting scenes. On the left is an explosive battle scene in shades of dark blue. On the...
Date: 1971-02-24 ca.
Description: Poster advertising a public forum on repealing the draft. Four participating locations are listed, all in the Madison, Wisconsin area. Features a represent...
Description: Color lithograph. Across the top the caption reads "The Colonial Theatre Company Presents" and below that in much larger letters is "Etienne Girardot" foll...
Description: South American advertising poster for McCormick-Deering 10-20 and 15-30 tractors. Imprinted with "Gustavo Hinke & Co.; Oruro, La Paz, Cochabamba, Uyuni, Po...
Description: Industrial safety poster or sign illustrated with a cream separator. The poster advocates employee safety at International Harvester's Weber Works. The sig...
Description: Orange and blue screen printed poster publicizing a concert by Joan Baez at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Field House.
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