Description: Letterhead of the Hollister Amos & Company, a lumber dealer in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with an embossed red heart imprinted with the motto, "Buy only Wolf Rive...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Advertisement for a train trip to Devil's Lake. The trip originates in Elgin, Illinios, with pick-ups in East Elgin, Dundee, Carpenterville and Algonquin....

Date: 1939 

Description: Label submitted to the state of Wisconsin for trademark registration. "Superfine Marathon Beer, Marathon City Brewing Company." In the foreground of the im...

Date: 1938 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure with testimonial letters from International Harvester customers. Features a drawing of a man looking over the shoulder of...

Date: 1950-05-06 before

Description: Front cover and menu page from the luncheon menu for the Cunard White Star ship R.M.S. Queen Mary, with figurines of a white lamb and a shepherd and...

Date: 1961-07-15 before

Description: Menu from Bookbinders Sea Food House. The cover features an illustration of a fisherman holding a net with a boat in the background, framed by a border of...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the C.L. Best Tractor Company's line of road building equipment, illustrated by a man using a crawler tractor on a ro...

Date: 1928 

Description: Photograph of a farmer using the Waterloo Boy tractor in a farm field. The caption beneath the photograph reads, "The Waterloo Boy, with its right-hand dri...



Date: 1835 ca.

Description: At-te-conse, or The Young Reindeer, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio.

Date: 1912 

Description: Russian 500 ruble bank note, featuring a portrait of Emperor Peter I, the Great (1682-1725).

Date: 1957 

Description: Advertising brochure for International W 450 tractors featuring color illustration.

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from the Jamestown Settlement in Virginia, 1607.


Description: Holiday card with doves of peace holding flags from various countries over a metallic gold background. The Christmas star is overhead. The text on the insi...

Date: 1888 

Description: Calendar from a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company advertising catalog. The illustrations show an American farmer sitting in front of the fire while in...

Date: 1913 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester corn planters. Includes an illustration of three ears of corn.

Date: 1860 after

Description: A circus traveling on the road has three cages, the first and second are flying the Confederate flag. A stone at the side of the road says "TO BOSTON". "T...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraving from a painting of Thomas Jefferson, seated with books and writing implements.


Description: Numbered letterhead of the Commercial National Bank of Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, with a lion's head, names of bank officers, and the legend, "Capital and Sur...


Description: Front cover and middle menu pages from Robbie's Yodel Club in the New Glarus Hotel, with a sign featuring the restaurant logo's three figures: one holding...

Date: 1937 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising booklet produced by the Oliver Farm Equipment Company to showcase the Oliver Hart-Parr 2-3 plow tractor.

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