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Description: Illustration from an 1887 McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog showing a row of McCormick binders being pulled by camels. The original caption rea...
Date: date unknown
Description: A reproduction of a painted portrait of Richard T. Ely, Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Date: 1865 ca.
Description: Quarter-length portrait of Luther Swift Dixon at age 40.
Date: 1856 ca.
Description: Receipt issued by the American Board of Commissioners of Foreign Missions to Frederick Smith for a contribution of ten cents from the Sabbath School of the...
Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for the Marsh-Whitney Platform Binder, manufactured by the Marsh Binder Manufacturing Company. Includes the text: "t...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Com-no-sa-qua, a Pottowattomie (Potawatomi) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, was drawn at the Treaty of Missinnewa (1827).
Date: 1945 ca.
Description: Cartoon showing a man looking at the following text: "Look at the facts, in 11 days war casualties 15,883, civilian casualties 24,812."
Description: Letterhead of the Wm. Ewig Company, an insurance company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with full-color depictions of a scene with three traffic accidents involv...
Description: Choctaw Indians performing dance (Plate 22). "As I have mentioned in former pages that for nearly all their hunts, wars, or games, the events of which the...
Description: Letterhead of the Standard Bedding Company, with a three-quarter view of the company building and a roundel with decorative flourishes that features a swan...
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising Pioneer Power agricultural machinery featuring an illustration of a tractor and the headline "Let's Talk Dollars and...
Date: 1925 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card featuring a puppy whose head is on a metal eyelet and paper spring so his head will spin all the way around. The text "You've complete...
Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.
Description: Scene from near Jamestown Settlement, ca. 1620.
Description: Centerfold illustration of the Yuba Model 25-40 crawler tractor in the "Yuba Bulletin". The illustration is surrounded by a listing of its specifications a...
Description: Beer label for Postosi Pale Beer.
Description: Interior fold of a pamphlet advertising the Nilson Senior and Junior tractors.
Description: Letterhead of the Industrial Arts Division, Wisconsin State College-Platteville, with a view of the front of the division building and a cloud-filled sky,...
Date: 1852 ca.
Description: Printed petition addressed to Governor Leonard J. Farwell concerning the lack of qualifications of the present state Emigrant Agent and their desire for th...
Description: A cartoon from an International Harvester operator's manual. The cartoon appears under the heading "Starting the Tractor". The cartoon depicts a man on a...
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