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Book or Pamphlet

Four Women on the Porch

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Outdoor portrait of four women posing together on the porch steps of the Krueger home. From left to right: Lilly Mallow Mass, Jennie Krueger Bruetzman, Ida...

Date: 1906 

Description: Farquhar Machinery catalog cover featuring Art Nouveau style flower design, and two illustrations. On the top left is an Ajax Centre Crank Engine mounted o...

Book or Pamphlet

Hotel Lane

Date: 1915 

Description: A view of Lake Street, looking West from Broad Street. Hotel Lane is on the right side, and several automobiles are parked backed-up to the curb in front.

Date: 1913 

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for the Kentucky line of grain drills sold by International Harvester. Features a color advertising illustration of a...

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: 1901 

Description: Catalog cover featuring an illustration of red and yellow dried corn spilling out of a basket.

Book or Pamphlet

It's a Lawson

Date: 1917 

Description: Front page of a four-page pamphlet for the Lawson Aircraft Corporation. Features two images of the Lawson M.T. One, also known as the Tractor Biplane, Prim...

Book or Pamphlet

H.M.S. Terror

Date: 1838 

Description: Position of H.M.S. Terror on the 22nd of February, 1837. The sailing ship was immobilized in the sea ice near Southampton Island, at the entrance to...

Date: 1964-07 

Description: The cover of the newsletter the Ruleville Freedom Fighter.

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick Catalog Cover

Date: 1886 

Description: McCormick Harvesting Machine Company annual catalog cover featuring an illustration of a woman carrying a sheaf of wheat. Below the text reads: "Harvesting...

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering Wheeled Walking Plows. Includes the text "Easy to Handle, Dependable, Sturdy." This advertisement w...

Date: 1949-08 

Description: Brochure for the forty-eighth Annual Regatta of the Inland Lake Yachting Association features a photograph of ten sailboats and a motorized judges' boat. E...

Book or Pamphlet

Falls of Kettle River

Date:  

Description: Depiction of the fall of Kettle River including a rock formation in the river and surrounding landscape filled with trees.

Date: 1895 

Description: Catalog cover with the words: "Roller & Ball Bearings on the Farm." Features an illustration of a woman surrounded by clouds perched on a winged wheel, hol...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Champion harvesting machinery.

Date: 1952 

Description: A worker samples finished malt at the Rahr Malting Company, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, circa 1950. He is using a hand-held sampling probe, a tube with multiple...

Book or Pamphlet

Power Farming Marches On!

Date: 1938 

Description: McCormick-Deering No.2 tractor spring tooth harrow brochure. "Again — Power Farming Marches On! McCormick-Deering Leads the Way."

Book or Pamphlet

Deering Twine Brochure

Date:  date unknown

Description: Three panel foldout brochure for Deering Binder Twines: Daisy Twine, Golden Rod Twine, Lily Twine and Butter Cup Twine. Features illustrations of a young g...

Book or Pamphlet

Deering Advertsing Catalog

Date: 1889 

Description: Advertising catalog for grain cutting (harvesting) machinery manufactured by William Deering and Company. Features an illustration of children sitting with...

Book or Pamphlet

Ball Play on the Prairie

Date: 1884 

Description: Native Americans playing a lacrosse-like game of ball.

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