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Date: 1876 

Description: Railroad advertising card showing a mail carrier on horseback on a plank road in 1776, and mail being delivered by train in 1876. A woman with two children...

Date: 1937-02-11 

Description: Valentine's Day card made from a kit. The front and back are both shown. The front has a girl in a yellow dress holding a heart, surrounded by hearts and f...

Date: 1860 after

Description: Crude parody of a coat of arms for the Confederacy. The border on the right, bottom and left is a rattlesnake. The top is a ribbon with the text "OH! "LET...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin promotional decal with a drawing of a hooked muskellunge leaping out of the water.

Date: 1655 

Description: Battle during the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International diesel TracTracTors (crawler tractors), featuring color illustrations of the TD-6, TD-9, TD-14 and TD-18.

Date: 1929-09-24 before

Description: Menu in the form of a greeting card with the event date embossed on the front cover, beneath an oval photograph of a man and a woman lying prone in a grass...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Hammel, Newald & Company, a wholesale wine and liquor dealer and importer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. On the left is a three-quarter view of t...

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of a "prospector" for International truck dealers. Cover includes a color illustration of truck, showing the color combination of International Stand...

Date:  

Description: Memohead of Farmers and Merchants Bank of Rudolph, Wisconsin, with a medallion with stems of flowers, an ear of corn, a storage tower or silo, and the slog...

Date: 1829 ca.

Description: Hand-colored lithograph of Fort Armstrong, based on a drawing by Henry Lewis. Includes boats on the Mississippi River.

Date: 1917 

Description: General line catalog illustration of a flexible peg tooth harrow. The text beneath the illustration reads, "Reversible, Flexible Harrow for Smoothing Corn...

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: Flyer titled In Wisconsin, School Costs Are the Heaviest Burden on General Property Taxpayers published by the League of Wisconsin Municipalities wi...

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: The Elkhorn Pyramid, on the Upper Missouri River. Passing Indians would add horns to the pyramid, and sometimes add red marks to the horns to indicate the...

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Vacuum Cap

Date:  date unknown

Description: Directions for using the vacuum cap, a device intended to stimulate hair growth. A drawing at the top shows a man with the cap on his head with the cap tur...

Date: 1857 

Description: Bird's-eye view of Madison, from rooftop across lake with sail boats and steamers. "Taken from the Water Cure, South Side of Lake Monona."

Date: 1966 

Description: Back cover of an advertising booklet for the International Harvester Scout 800 Sportop truck. The page features five color photographs of various vehicle...

Date: 1938 

Description: Advertising brochure for the International D-15-XR truck featuring an illustration of a man unloading a truck on a residential street. This particular cata...

Date: 1968 

Description: Flower-shaped bumper sticker from Eugene McCarthy's 1968 Presidential campaign.

Date: 1885-12-02 before

Description: Fringed red silk cover and gold silk ribbon backing for a "Complimentary Banquet to Hon. Wm. F. Cody, (Buffalo Bill) by his life-long pard, D. Frank Powell...

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