Date: 1901 

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

Date: 1895 

Description: Catalog featuring calendar pages. The month of June features a group of horses in a barn looking out over a railing. July features a man driving a horse-dr...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: From the cover of a descriptive brochure in the Historical Society's Library pamphlet collection, this drawing depicts the large hotel grounds on Lake Mono...

Book or Pamphlet

54 - Angora Wool Production

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Angora wool production for the years 1941-1943. There are drawings of a submarine, airplane, and soldier, as well as photographs showing the clothing made...

Date: 1939 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering corn planters featuring photos of seeding disks and the with the text "Planters for the Corn Belt."...

Book or Pamphlet

22 - Young Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Young angora rabbits, captioned "Jungtiere".

Date: 1892 

Description: Sixth page of calendar for November and December, 1892. Features two illustrations: the top one of a group of boys in a tug of war using twine from a roll...

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

State Street as Proposed


Description: Drawing of proposed State Street.

Book or Pamphlet

IHC Feed Grinder Catalog

Date: 1913 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for IHC feed grinders featuring a color illustration of an engine-driven feed grinder.

Book or Pamphlet

Mining on Lake Superior

Date: 1855 

Description: "Ancient copper mining on Lake Superior."

Date: 1875 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the Eagle Mowing and Reaping Machine Company featuring an engraved illustration of a farmer riding a horse-drawn mower...

Book or Pamphlet

The Falls of St. Anthony

Date: 1884 

Description: Illustration of the Falls of St. Anthony, as seen in The Indian Tribes of the United States: their history antiquities, customs, religion, arts, languag...

Book or Pamphlet

The Kernel of the Matter

Date: 1900 date unknown

Description: Cover of an advertising pamphlet from Adriance, Platt & Company, manufacturers of Buckeye and Triumph farm machinery. Includes color illustrations of red p...

Book or Pamphlet

Nash Six Sport Model

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: A page from a Nash Motors Company catalog, showing a six-cylinder, four-passenger sport sedan which was available in deep maroon with a khaki-color mohair...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Text on page says, "Wollertrag", and gives the amount, in kilograms, of angora rabbit wool yields produced for the years 1941, 1942, and 1943.

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.

Date: 1939 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick-Deering milking machines featuring cows and a milker on a blue background.

Book or Pamphlet

Wash Tubs

Date: 1870 

Description: Hardware catalog page showing wooden wash tubs and water pails.

Book or Pamphlet

Up To Their Necks In Wheat

Date:  date unknown

Description: Oval-framed image showing three men standing in a wheat field. The wheat is so tall that only the men's heads are visible.

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