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Book or Pamphlet

Fromm Brochure

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Description: Cover of a booklet advertising Fromm Brothers Pedigree Furs. The Fromm insignia is a stylized fox head.

Date: 1892 

Description: Front cover of a catalog for the McCormick Bindlochine (grain binder). The color illustration features two small boys playing with a toy binder and horse m...

Book or Pamphlet

The Buckeye Catalog Cover

Date: 1884 

Description: C. Aultman & Co. catalog cover. Features a chromolithograph of a woman holding flowers in her skirt. She stands next to a buck wearing a garland of those s...

Book or Pamphlet

Power Lift Tractor Disc Plow

Date: 1921 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising J.I. Case Genuine Power Lift Tractor Disc Plow. The pamphlet shows a photograph of a man working with a tractor and p...

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...

Book or Pamphlet

Hoosier Grain Drills Catalog

Date: 1903 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Hoosier Grain Drills manufactured by the American Seeding-Machine Company. The company was later purchased by Internati...

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...

Book or Pamphlet

Walter A. Wood Catalog Cover

Date: 1881 

Description: Wood's mowers, featuring an illustration of a man using a team of horses to pull a mower in a field.

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.

Date: 1904 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for Plano light running harvesting machinery, featuring an illustration of a young woman holding a bundle of wheat over he...

Book or Pamphlet

Police Officer

Date: 1903 

Description: Drawing of a stern-looking, uniformed police officer with arms crossed.

Date: 1892 

Description: Back cover of calendar, with the text: "Hail Columbia, Happy Land!" Features a bird's-eye illustration of the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition (World's Fa...

Date: 1872 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Buckeye mower and reaper with self-raker manufactured by Adriance, Platt & Company. Features an illustration of a f...

Book or Pamphlet

Map of Town of Calumet

Date: 1848 

Description: Foldout map of a sketch of the town grid of Calumet.

Date: 1942 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering W-9 and WD-9 standard tractors specially designed for wheat farmers and rice growers with larg...

Book or Pamphlet

Buckeye Mower Advertisement

Date: 1901 

Description: Portion of an advertising leaflet for Aultmann, Miller and Company featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a farmer in the field with a horse-dr...

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Description: Page 8 and inside back cover from Walter Hagen Honey Center Golf Balls Pamphlet. The text is a description of the materials used in the golf balls. Below i...

Date: 1952 

Description: Cover of a brochure promoting Daniel Hoan as Democratic candidate for State Senate, featuring a head and shoulders portrait of Hoan.

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Description: Front cover and menu pages from Knott's Berry Place, with multi-colored boysenberries suspended over rows of plants in the fields, and parked cars lined up...

Date: 1938 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering threshers. Features a photograph of a man in a field working with a tractor, wagon and threshing mac...

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