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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...

Date: 1870 

Description: Cover of advertising catalog for E. Ball & Company, "manufacturers of The World mower and reaper and Tornado thresher." The cover features a color chromoli...

Date: 1893 

Description: 1893 calendar, with the months of August & September. Features an illustration of a woman holding a light. Around her are books, telescope, and other objec...

Book or Pamphlet

Gathering Wild Rice

Date: 1884 

Description: Three women in a canoe harvest wild rice.

Book or Pamphlet

The Uses of the Cross

Date: 1896 

Description: An illustration from the Freethinkers Pictorial Text Book of the evolution of uses of the cross, from a heathen phallic symbol to a Christian symbol...

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Men constructing angora rabbit hutches, with the words, "Stallbau und Pflege der Ställe".

Date: 1893 

Description: Front cover of a brochure for Champion Mowers and Binders. Features a color illustration of a man reclining in a chair, while holding a large sheet of pape...

Date: 1918 

Description: Cover of an advertising flyer for International Harvester's Hoosier line of one-row and two-row mealie planters. Features a color illustration of a Hoosier...

Date: 1923 

Description: Cover of a Spanish advertising catalog for Deering grain binders and headers. Features a black silhouette of a man on a horse-powered push binder against a...

Date: 1883 

Description: Inside spread of 4-page brochure featuring illustrations accompanying blocks of text explaining the features of Champion machines. The top left shows a man...

Date: 1892 

Description: Catalog cover featuring a color illustration of a man and a woman harvesting in a field.

Date: 1895 

Description: Cover of a booklet about Hillside Home School for 1895-1896, the school's eighth year. Includes a circular framed photograph of the front of the school.

Book or Pamphlet

Anti-Communist Literature

Date: 1953 after

Description: "It Can Happen Here", a pamphlet distributed by the Christian Anti-Communism Crusade. The CACC was founded by Fred C. Schwartz in 1953, the peak of the an...

Book or Pamphlet

Farwell Real Estate Ad

Date: 1855 

Description: Advertisment of Leonard J. Farwell from the 1855 Madison City Directory for the real estate property he had for sale. At the time Farwell was the largest...

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover of the 1919 John A. Salzer Co. Seed Catalog featuring a colorful variety of Nasturtiums. The page is also decorated with a floral border.

Date: 1878-09-28 

Description: An illustration depicting well-dressed ferry passengers depositing money in the yellow fever box at Fulton Ferry. A sign reads, "Contributions recieved (si...

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Description: A hand and arm tattooed with designs originating on the Marquesas Islands.

Book or Pamphlet

"Big Stage Show" Flyer Front

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Front of flyer announcing an International Harvester free family party for friends and customers. "No selling"

Date: 1851 

Description: Pictorial record of a Chief's Success in Hunting and War displayed in pictographs. Two rows of symbols including animals, human figures and plants.

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.

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