Date: 1889 

Description: Front and back cover of an advertising catalog for A. Harris, Son & Company of Brantford, Canada, manufacturers of grain binders, mowers and reapers. The c...

Date: 1932-06-15 

Description: Cover of a booklet produced by International Harvester's Agricultural Extension Department to help farmers improve their potato crops. Includes an illustra...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Foldout brochure, with a inside spread describing the International Auto Wagon — The Commercial Car. Includes an illustration of the auto wagon.

Date: 1915 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Empire Jr. line of grain drills manufactured by the American Seeding-Machine Company of Richmond, Indiana. The mach...

Date: 1913 before

Description: Features at the top a black and white illustration of a woman standing and using a pump machine at a counter. Cut reads: "Pumps for House & Farm." The bott...

Book or Pamphlet

Empire Grain Drills Catalog

Date: 1906 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Empire Grain Drills sold by International Harvester. Includes an illustration of a man operating a horse-drawn grain dr...

Book or Pamphlet

Columbian Calendar Cover

Date: 1892 

Description: Columbian calendar cover featuring Christopher Columbus, in honor of the anniversary of the four hundredth year of the discovery of America by Columbus (qu...

Date: 1902 

Description: A bird's-eye view illustration of the Northern Electrical Manufacturing Company. The company was founded in 1895 by four Madison businessmen, Conrad M. Con...

Book or Pamphlet

Album Cover

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: The front cover of a small album of photographic prints, the majority of which were created by Lucy A. Kaufmann of Montello. The album contains eighteen le...

Date: 1853 

Description: Page 586 of Reverend Frederic Baraga's "Dictionary of the Otchipwe Language".

Date: 1893-12-14 

Description: The first page of an essay entitled: "The Significance of the Frontier in American History."

Date: 1893 

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

Book or Pamphlet

Farquhar Vibrator Separator

Date: 1906 

Description: Catalog page with an color illustration and description of the Farquhar Vibrator Separator.

Date: 1960-04-26 

Description: Group portrait of the officers of the Ladies Municipal Bowling League at their recent luncheon held at Stardust, 2725 Broadway Street. They include, seated...

Book or Pamphlet

Jarius Cassius Fairchild

Date: 1862 before

Description: Head and shoulders portrait of Jairus Cassius Fairchild, Madison's first mayor.

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Kentucky line of broadcast fertilizer sowers. Features an illustration of a farmer "liming fa...

Book or Pamphlet

War With Germany Pamphlet

Date: 1917-04-04 

Description: Speech of Robert M. La Follette in the Senate of Wisconsin regarding the war with Germany.

Date: 1854 

Description: An illustration of a nun/nurse carrying a pitcher in the sick ward of Charity Hospital. Patients lay in rows of beds along the walls.

Book or Pamphlet


Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a man speaking at a podium.

Book or Pamphlet

Welcome To Fear City

Date:  date unknown

Description: Guidelines prepared and distributed as a public service by the Council For Public Safety in New York, NY. A pamphlet survival guide for visitors to the cit...

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