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Description: The front page of a letter to Electa Candy that begins, "Dear Mother".
Date: 1894 ca.
Description: Die Grundung und Entwicklung der Kolonie Neu Glarus (The Founding and Development of the Colony of New Glarus). This German language pamphlet was published...
Description: Letterhead for the Wisconsin State Fair, with vignettes of crowds around the fair gateway, an exhibition hall, and a scene of horse-drawn cart racing.
Description: Resolutions adopted by the Madison, Wisconsin post of the Grand Army of the Republic. The text on the top reads, "Grand Army of the Republic, Department of...
Description: The front page of the last will and testament of Isaac Merritt Singer, founder of the Singer Sewing Machine Company.
Date: 1892-03 ca.
Description: An Indian sets up a hunting trap, with a rifle resting against a tree in the background.
Description: The first page of a letter written by Thomas Jefferson to Lancelot Minor.
Description: List of Juneau County landowners and details of the sale of their land to the United States Resettlement Administration.
Description: First page of Assembly Bill 175 approving the business of banking in Wisconsin.
Description: Portion of a letter regarding the incorporation of the Badger Brass Manufacturing Company.
Description: A letter to Colonel William Robert Talylor signed "Yours in Hast, —. Hinton". The envelope is included in the upper left hand corner of the letter.
Description: Drawing of older gentleman presenting the regimental flag of the 15th Wisconsin Infantry, presumably at a Grand Army of the Republic meeting. The image is...
Description: A drawing by Thomas Steel of his farm property contained in a letter Steel wrote to his father James Steel.
Date: 1895 ca.
Description: Certificate appointing Lucius Fairchild as the director of the Gettysburg Battle Field Memorial Association. The certificate is decorated with oval portrai...
Description: Portion of Wisconsin Senate Bill 16, S regarding Governor's Commission on Human Rights.
Description: The second page of a letter written by Walt Whitman regarding publishing a book he was writing.
Date: date unknown
Description: A letter from the perspective of an African American Mississippian to white members of the community.
Description: The reverse side of the Green Bay treaty, August 18, 1821. The treaty is signed by the chiefs of the six Indian nations for the possession of lands near th...
Description: The first page of a letter home to her mother from Signe Skott Cooper on United States Armed Forces stationery.
Description: Concluding page of document handwritten by Thomas Marshall, which includes his signature.
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