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Date:  date unknown

Description: A scene including the American Fur Company buildings, an American flag, a lake and people in boats.

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: O'-check-ka, or Four Legs, Head Chief of the Winnebago (Ho-Chunk) on Lake Michigan. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the...

Date: 1945 ca.

Description: Valentine's Day card of a soda fountain with two girls seated on stools in front of the counter and a soda jerk behind. Two puppies are on the floor near t...

Date: 1921 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising "Caterpillar Tractors for Road Maintenance." The photograph (partially obscured by an IH Advertising Department stick...

Date: 1892-03 

Description: Engraving of voyageurs gathered around a fire at their camp.

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from Vespucci Expedition, 1499.

Date: 1918 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International ensilage cutters, featuring an illustration of farmers using an ensilage cutter to fill a silo. At the bo...

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for International D-60 and DR-60 trucks. Includes a photo illustration of a man shoveling coal from an International D-60...

Date: 1844 

Description: Indians on horseback hunting buffaloes (Plate 9). "Some sixty or seventy young men, all mounted on their wild horses, and armed with bows and lances only,...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraving of Orrin H. Ingram, lumber baron.

Date: 1869-05-01 

Description: Humorous engraved image showing a street scene crowded with people riding bicycles. In the background are businesses identified as J. Shanks Livery Stable,...

Date: 1940 

Description: Sales flyer advising International truck dealers how to compete against used truck sales. Includes cartoon illustrations of a man ordering another to leave...

Date: 1917 

Description: Outer flap of an envelope mailer produced by the Waterloo Gasoline Engine Company to advertise the Waterloo kerosene tractor. It features an illustration o...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraved print depicting two people harvesting grain along a fence line in a field. One person holds a scythe while the other carries a bucket, possibly th...

Date:  

Description: A composite photograph of a group of Madison Zouaves, a Civil War unit from Madison, Wisconsin. (Number 16 is identified as Robert B. Bird, son of one of...

Print

Ball Play

Date: 1844 

Description: Large group of Indians engaged in the game of lacrosse (Plate 23). "Having in the two former illustrations and their chapters, explained to the readers the...

Date:  

Description: Engraved three-quarter length carte-de-visite portrait of Jefferson Davis, president of the Confederate States of America.

Print

Greetings

Date: 1948 

Description: Holiday card created by Wisconsin artist Alfred A. Sessler. The image is of Santa Claus (in the Sessler style) holding a bag of snow in one hand and a smal...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Letterpress print of Cyrus McCormick printed on a 219 Vandercook Proof Press, from a wood block carving.

Date: 1860 after

Description: A bull, labeled "NORTH", is chasing Jefferson Davis towards a fence and bushes. The bull is saying, "Come and take a Horn, Jeff" and Davis is saying, "You...

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