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Date: 1929-01-01 before

Description: Front cover and menu page of the New Year's Day menu at the Loraine Hotel, part of the Schroeder Hotels, with a man and a woman dressed in sweaters and win...

Date: 1914 ca.

Description: Engraved portrait of Ellis B. Usher, editor and prominent Wisconsin Democrat, from the frontispiece of his multi-volume history of Wisconsin.

Date:  

Description: Cartoon drawn by Clare V. "Dwig" Dwiggins depicting a youthful August Derleth walking by a graveyard that is haunted by ghosts and spirits. Derleth was fo...

Date: 1958 

Description: Photographic holiday card from Congressman and Mrs. Henry Reuss and family. Front of the card reads: "Christmas Greetings from The Reuss Family: Mike, Marg...

Date:  

Description: Holiday card from Warren P. Knowles, Governor of Wisconsin, 1965-1971. The front of the card has a color image of the Wisconsin governor's mansion glued o...

Date: 1859 

Description: 1859 Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad pass belonging to S.S. Merrill. Pass is signed by George Dunlap.

Date: 1849 ca.

Description: A head and shoulders portrait of James K. Polk, 11th President of the United States, 1845-1849. Polk was born in North Carolina on November 2, 1795 and di...

Date: 1873-11-19 

Description: Nina Lynn Sturgis and Hercules Louis Dousman's wedding announcement, "At Home" card and envelope with an "S" and a "D" intertwined on the flap. The ceremon...

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Brownline proof print of artwork created for a perspective drawing for an apartment house. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Portrait engraving of George Washington in military regalia, from a painting by Colonel Trumbull.

Date: 1918 

Description: Front cover to a pamphlet advertising the Cletrac tank-type tractor produced by the Cleveland Tractor Company. The cover features an illustration of a farm...

Date: 1918 

Description: Exterior fold of a pamphlet advertising the Lang farm tractor. The pamphlet features a trade mark, which consists of an illustration of the tractor surroun...

Date:  

Description: Memohead of the S.A. Mondschein Piano Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, dealer in Sohmer and other brands of pianos. Features a three-quarter exterior view...

Date:  

Description: Exterior of the menu for Paul's Cafe, with a bird's-eye view map of "Washburn's Natural Deep Water Land Locked Harbor," Chequamegon Bay, and the Apostle Is...

Date: 1655 

Description: Battle during the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.

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Description: "Capture of Fort Fisher." A color lithograph published by L. Prang & Co., Boston.

Date: 1940 

Description: Valentine's Day "secret pal" card with a peach on the front, and a cake and plum on the inside (all shown). The peach has long eyelashes, red lipstick and...

Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Page of a pamphlet advertising Russell tractors made by Russell & Company. The page features a bird's-eye view drawing of the Russell factory along with th...

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene on Hispaniola in 1500, when Columbus was forced to return to Spain after a new adminstrator had arrived.

Date: 1917 

Description: Front cover of a brochure advertising the Caterpillar 45 tractor, illustrated working in a farm field beneath a cloudy sky.

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