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Book or Pamphlet

Frackelton Design

Date: 1886 

Description: Color plate number III from Susan Frackelton's Tried by Fire showing a Vinenna style of decoration.

Book or Pamphlet

McCormick Catalog Cover

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick farm equipment featuring an illustration of wheat bursting through a red background.

Date: 1892 

Description: Fifth page of calendar for September and October, 1892. Features two illustrations: the top one of a man using a team of horses to pull a Buckeye harvestin...

Date: 1895 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for D.M. Osborne and Company showing a "scene in the Osborne rolling mill." The Osborne company manufactured agricultural m...

Date: 1893-08 

Description: View of the main room of the Woman's Library in the Woman's Building at the World's Columbian Exposition.

Book or Pamphlet

Columbian Calendar Cover

Date: 1892 

Description: Columbian calendar cover featuring Christopher Columbus, in honor of the anniversary of the four hundredth year of the discovery of America by Columbus (qu...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Caroline Quarlls Watkins, taken when she lived in Sandwich, Ontario.

Book or Pamphlet

Quercus Acutidens

Date: 1857 

Description: A drawing of a quercus acutidens plant.

Book or Pamphlet

19 - Angora Rabbits

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Three angora rabbits.

Book or Pamphlet

Pinus Torreyana

Date: 1857 

Description: Drawing of the pinus torreyana plant.

Book or Pamphlet

The 'Champion' Self-Raker

Date: 1873 

Description: Inside spread featuring a color illustration of a man using a self-raker in a field with a team of two horses.

Date: 1940 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering tractor mowers. Features two photographs of farmers pulling mowers with Farmall tractors. Original c...

Date: 1883 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for J.F. Seiberling, manufacturer of agricultural equipment, featuring a color chromolithograph illustration of a horse-dr...

Book or Pamphlet

Beavers and their Dams

Date: 1859 

Description: Color drawing of beavers working on and living at their dams.

Book or Pamphlet

Scrapbook Cover

Date: 1933 

Description: Embossed image of the Hall of Science at the Century of Progress International Exposition (the 1933-34 Chicago World's Fair) decorates the leather cover of...

Date: 1936 

Description: Two maps of Wisconsin showing foreign born populations by county in 1890 and 1910.

Book or Pamphlet

Falls of Kettle River

Date:  

Description: Depiction of the fall of Kettle River including a rock formation in the river and surrounding landscape filled with trees.

Book or Pamphlet

Wisconsin Mushrooms

Date: 1937 

Description: Cover of the book "Wisconsin Mushrooms" by the Federal Writers' Project in Wisconsin and bound by Milwaukee Handicraft Project. The cover features a woodcu...

Book or Pamphlet

IHC Feed Grinder Catalog

Date: 1913 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for IHC feed grinders featuring a color illustration of an engine-driven feed grinder.

Date: 1943 ca.

Description: Woman shearing angora rabbit on table. Shows the rabbit in various stages of being shaved.

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