Book or Pamphlet

Bolens Tractors

Date:  date unknown

Description: Cover of Bolens Tractors catalog. An inventor, Harry W Bolens obtained patents on chair and furniture fixtures, power garden tractors and lawn mowers. He h...

Date: 1897 

Description: Cover of the Ann Arbor Agricultural Company Annual Descriptive Catalog. Features an owl at the top with the words: "A Word to the Wise." At the bottom it s...

Date: 1882 

Description: Cover of a McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog with an illustration of a mower in a field.

Date: 1893 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for the Johnston Harvester Company. The cover features a color chromolithograph illustration of Christopher Columbus and hi...

Book or Pamphlet

Ice Chippers Invitation

Date:  date unknown

Description: Text announcing a Hookeree and Annual Fish Scalers Ball for the Ice Chippers, with times and dates. Done in Old English-style of speech. At the bottom is a...

Book or Pamphlet

Robert Bond Campfield


Description: Portrait of Robert Bond Campfield, seated in a chair.

Date: 1851 

Description: Synopsis of Indian Hieroglyphics. Pictographs 71-140, including birds, human figures, plants, animals and other symbols.

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

U.S. Capitol after the Fire

Date: 1814 

Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Capitol building after the fire in August. The Federal building was burned by British forces during the War of 1812. In the foreg...

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...

Date: 1912 

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Keystone tillage implements featuring an illustration of a farmer operating a horse-dra...

Date: 1893 

Description: Catalog cover featuring an illustration of a young man and an older woman in a clothing shop. The woman is pointing at the young man, and the sales clerk s...

Date: 1910 

Description: Inside spread of catalog, featuring a color illustration of a portable engine. Text reads: "Gilson 100% Service Portable Engine — 4, 5, 6 and 8 H.P." Inset...

Book or Pamphlet

Packers Official Program

Date: 1956 

Description: Official program for the August 25, 1956 football game between the Green Bay Packers and the New York Giants. The cover features artwork by Lon Keller show...


Description: Brochure for the forty-eighth Annual Regatta of the Inland Lake Yachting Association features a photograph of ten sailboats and a motorized judges' boat. E...

Book or Pamphlet

Wisconsin State Capitol

Date: 1874 before

Description: Wisconsin State Capitol.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: This page documents the development of the angora rabbit for the years of 1941, along with the number of "6500"; 1942, along with the number "13000"; and 1...

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: 1871 

Description: Front cover of catalog featuring "The Improved, Grain Saving 'Vibrator' Threshers."

Date: 1943 ca.

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

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