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Date: 1972 

Description: A President Nixon re-election poster with approximately 360 signatures of athletes (appearing in alphabetical order) on it. At the top of the poster is the...

Date: 1940 

Description: Advertising poster for International trucks. Features a color illustration of a D-400 truck and includes the text: "Now a Full Line of cab-over-engine Inte...

Date: 1926 

Description: Advertising poster for McCormick-Deering all-steel threshers. Includes a color illustration of a threshing operation.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Advertisement featuring a young girl dressed in a blue dress with a white apron, red necktie, and pink bonnet. The girl is holding a box of Horlick's Malte...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: French-language poster advertising a Deering mower. The poster includes a color illustration of a mower along with text describing the machine's features....

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: An original colored poster celebrating the Milwaukee Road's 90 years of progress. The poster features three photographs of locomotive engines, ranging in t...

Date: 1968 

Description: Advertising poster for the Fleetstar semi truck (tractor-trailer). Features a photograph of a man in the cab of a 2010 A, and artistic color illustrations...

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: Handmade poster alluding to a statement from American social and political activist Tom Hayden, in which he allegedly asked, "[Is it] time to pick up a gun...

Poster

Camp Asylum

Date: 1865 

Description: Detail (central image) of "The Southern Prisons of U.S. Officers" showing Camp Asylum in South Carolina.

Date: 1888 ca.

Description: Souvenir placard issued by the Kreuz & Curtis shoe store of Madison, Wisconsin, probably to commemorate the presidential election victory of Benjamin Harri...

Date: 1926 

Description: Advertising poster for the McCormick-Deering No. 8 harvester-thresher (combine). Features a color illustration of a farmer operating the machine in a field...

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: Czechoslovakian film poster with white background and black border. Features an illustrated collage image of a woman made up of an eye, lips, curl of hair,...

Date: 1894 ca.

Description: Color lithograph poster. Top caption "Hoyt's 'A Black Sheep'/Hoyt & McKee, Proprietors." Image shows women trying to keep Buffalo Bill-type cowboy from tak...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: German film poster for the Mexican film, "El ├íngel exterminador." Illustrated image of a man with a pained expression on his face and seemingly no arms. Wi...

Date: 1975 

Description: Poster promoting summer performances by The Wisconsin Peoples History Players. High contrast graphic depiction of dancers and jugglers in front of a blue b...

Date: 1961 ca.

Description: Polish film poster. A young girl seen only from the neck up, with a chin-length haircut and wearing a red hat. A block of text covers where her body would...

Date: 1970 

Description: Gay Liberation poster promoting a weekly meeting to be held every Wednesday evening at 8:00 pm at the St. Francis House.

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Argentine film poster. Illustrated image of two men fighting in the street with knives. They are both wearing hats and suits.

Date: 1966 ca.

Description: German film poster for re-release of the American film. Image of Marilyn Monroe in a white dress, with her name, the title and other cast members names on...

Poster

Gay Dance

Date: 1971 

Description: Poster promoting a gay dance to be held at 10 Langdon Street. A .75 donation is suggested for the National Gay Convention, on Thankgsgiving in Madison. The...

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