Date: 1916 

Description: General line color catalog illustration of a Deering manure spreader. The caption beneath the illustration reads, "The Endless Apron Makes It Always Ready...

Date: 1920-09-15 

Description: Notice run in the "Alton Daily Times" newspaper by the Backus Tractor Company for a demonstration of the Baby Savidge Tractor. The text reads, "Backus Trac...

Date: 1940 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the 1940 line of International delivery trucks featuring a color illustration of a "streamlined" Metro truck in...


Description: Woodblock print of an urban scene with cars parked along the curb near a garage.


Let Me Alone

Date: 1860 after

Description: A charging elephant tosses Jefferson Davis and a dog into the air. Davis holds a tattered Confederate flag. The elephant is labeled UNCLE SAM, and the dog...

Date: 1884-06-05 

Description: Engraved portraits of candidates for the Republican Presidential Nomination. Robert T. Lincoln, General William T. Sherman, General Joseph Roswell Hawley,...

Date: 1916 

Description: General line catalog illustrations of two sides of a Hoosier alfalfa and grass seed drill. The text beneath the left illustration reads, "Makes the Growing...

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Pioneer 30 tractor. The text on the cover reads, "Pioneer 30 On The Firing Line. Features an illustration of men...

Date:  date unknown

Description: One-page St. Patrick's Day menu from the cafe in the Wisconsin State Capitol, with a drawing of a view of the capitol from the southeast, captioned, "Under...

Date: 1919 

Description: Side-view illustration of the Chase farm tractor pictured beneath the Chase logo. The text on the tractor reads, "Chase Motor Truck Co. Syracuse, N.Y."

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Horse racing of Sioux Indians near Fort Pierre. Three Sioux Indians on horseback in foreground and Fort Pierre in distance.

Date: 1901 ca.

Description: Fuller & Johnson Manufacturing letterhead. Fuller & Johnson was run by John A. Johnson and was one of Madison's largest employers.

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Aultman & Taylor Machinery Company's line of tractors. Includes a color illustration of a tractor. The company was...


L.F. Jevne

Date:  ca.

Description: Cigarette Advertising Trade Card produced by Old Judge Cigarettes. Depicted is L.F. Jevne, a baseball player from Minneapolis.

Date: 1940 

Description: Advertising brochure for International truck cylinder block assemblies. Includes a photo of a man hoisting an engine block and the following text: "When it...

Date: 1925 

Description: Bulletin advertising Pioneer tractors for construction and maintenance of highways. Features two photographs of men using the tractors; the caption beneath...

Date: 1919 

Description: Front cover to a booklet advertising Twin City kerosene tractors, available in 12-20, 16-30, 25-45, 40-65, and 60-90 sizes and produced by the Minneapolis...


Description: Letterhead of the Jefferson County Clerk's office, with a three-quarter view of a building with a clock tower and people walking near the building. Printed...


Description: Letterhead of the John A. Salzer Seed Company, with an eagle atop a globe holding a banner that proclaims, "Salzer's Seeds Are Sown the World Over," an ova...

Date: 1921 

Description: Front and back cover of a pamphlet advertising Cletrac tank-type tractors featuring a photograph of a man using a Cletrac crawler tractor to haul a wagon....

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