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Book or Pamphlet

Fish Wake Invitation

Date:  date unknown

Description: Text left side is a fantasy story of Herkimer the Perch who was out-competed for food and is offering himself up for the wake and meal. Right side text lis...

Date: 1895 

Description: Catalog featuring calendar pages. The month of April features a man and a woman standing outdoors, each is playing a violin. May features a man using a hor...

Date: 1936 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the McCormick-Deering TD-40 TracTracTor (crawler tractor). Features a photograph of a man sitting on a TD-40 TracTracT...

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Inside of flyer for family party held at Walla Theater, in Walhalla, North Dakota and sponsored by the Cavanagh Implement Company, an International Harvest...

Date: 1852 

Description: Circular and catalogue advertising Dr. Chandler B. Chapman's "Practical School for Anatomy and Surgery." Madison, 1852.

Book or Pamphlet

D.S. Morgan & Co. Catalog

Date: 1891 

Description: Front and back covers of a catalog for Triumph harvesting machinery and the Morgan Spading Harrow. Features on the front illustrations of stalks of wheat,...

Date: 1862 

Description: Cover of an advertising booklet for John H. Manny's Single Mower. It features an illustration of men using the mower, surrounded by informative text.

Book or Pamphlet

Falls of Kettle River

Date:  

Description: Depiction of the fall of Kettle River including a rock formation in the river and surrounding landscape filled with trees.

Book or Pamphlet

Preston Reynolds' Route Map

Date: 1903 

Description: Map drawn by Preston Reynolds of the route taken by him and his traveling companions on the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers from Kilbourn, Wisconsin to Ro...

Date: 1880 

Description: Cover of a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company fair circular (catalog). The cover is illustrated with a lake and mountain scene and includes the text "Man...

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Acme Harvester Company featuring an illustration of an owl depicting "Acme-Hodges Wisdom." Acme manufactured the Ho...

Book or Pamphlet

Pawnee Torture

Date: 1884 

Description: A engraving of the artist's conception of Pawnees torturing a female captive in the Morning Star Sacrifice ceremony.

Date: 1938 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering tillage tools. Features a photograph of a disk plow pulled by a Farmall tractor. Caption reads "McCo...

Book or Pamphlet

Minneapolis Grain Exchange

Date: 1952 

Description: Stuart F. Seidl, Vice-President of the Rahr Malting Company, inspects barley for sale at the Minneapolis Grain Exchange. Rahr was headquartered in Manitow...

Date: 1896 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Milwaukee Harvester Company, featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a young boy and girl playing along...

Date: 1901 

Description: Catalog cover, in Spanish, featuring an illustration of trees framing a view of a man working in a field with two horses and a harvesting machine. Text at...

Date: 1891 

Description: Back cover of catalog featuring a color illustration of children riding on a harvesting machine pulled by three boys. The caption reads: "It is as simple a...

Book or Pamphlet

42 - Medical Instruments

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Medical instruments and medicine used for the care of angora rabbits.

Date: 1913 before

Description: The cover features men in front of a building with "Cash for Wheat" painted above the door. They are unloading bags from a wagon and lifting them by rope i...

Date: 1931-02-03 

Description: Cover of a booklet produced by International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department. The cover includes photographs of a corn cob, a farmer culitvat...

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