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Book or Pamphlet

McCormick Catalog Cover

Date: 1907 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick farm implements featuring a chromolithograph illustration of a woman holding a bundle of wheat against...

Date: 1893 

Description: Inside 2-page spread featuring the Western Reversible.

Date: 1892 

Description: First page of calendar for January and February, 1892. Features an illustration of a woman sitting on a stone wall watching a man using a Buckeye mower in...

Date: 1895 

Description: Front cover of catalog for Deering Harvester Company. The headline reads: "Around the World on a Harvester," and features an illustration of men and women...

Date: 1939 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering milk coolers, "the only milk cooler with pneumatic water agitation." Includes an illustration...

Date: 1842 ca.

Description: Large volume rare book entitled "United States Exploring Expedition". During the years 1838-1842 and under the command of Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. An Atlas o...

Book or Pamphlet

Helicopter Spraying DDT

Date: 1968-04 ca.

Description: Helicopter treating elm trees with DDT to kill beetles that carry Dutch Elm Disease.

Date: 1893 

Description: Back cover of catalog featuring two illustrations with the title: "A Pointer." The top illustration, captioned "Union is Strength," shows a dog lying in th...

Book or Pamphlet

Emerson Catalog Cover

Date: 1902 

Description: Catalog cover, front and back. Title reads: "Out of the Depths," and features an illustration of a clown suppressing a laugh, with the text: "Emerson Farm...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Rabbit hutches at Stutthof concentration camp in Poland.

Date: 1883 

Description: C. Aultman & Co. catalog cover and back cover. On the front is a shock of wheat, a bird and a butterfly, and on the bottom a farm landscape. On the back co...

Date: 1935 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick-Deering tractors.

Book or Pamphlet

Arrest at Guttenberg

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of the arrest of Herbert "Chub" Fowler in the street in Guttenberg, Iowa. A crowd mills around to watch.

Book or Pamphlet

W-12 Tractor Brochure Cover

Date: 1936 

Description: Cover of a brochure for a McCormick-Deering W-12 tractor. Original caption reads: "Low-Cost Power for farms of 20-125 acres. Handy auxiliary power on large...

Book or Pamphlet

French Deering Catalog Cover

Date: 1912 ca.

Description: Cover of a Deering farm implement catalog written in French. The cover features a lithograph of a woman sitting in field among bundles of grain holding a s...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Adult and young angora rabbits sitting in their hutches.

Book or Pamphlet

Aviation Stories

Date: 1910 

Description: The cover of "Tom Swift and His Airship or the Stirring Cruise of the Red Cloud."

Date: 1869 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for Champion reaping and mowing machines manufactured by the Champion Machine Company. The cover features a color illustra...

Date: 1934 

Description: This illustration shows how many pounds per barrel of different Rahr Special Malts are needed to brew Salvator, Pilsener and Vienna style beers.

Date: 1880 

Description: Cover of a pamphlet, printed in German, advertising land for sale in Wisconsin.

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