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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...

Date: 1910 ca.

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for Champion headers and header binders. Includes a photographic illustration of a man operating a horse-drawn header binde...

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...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Front of foldout card for Wm. Deering & Co. harvesting machinery. When opened, five panels, with images on both sides, depict various scenes, and include i...

Book or Pamphlet

"The Aesthetic Monkey"

Date: 1882-01 

Description: Cover image of "Harper's Weekly" captioned "The Aesthetic Monkey" and shows a monkey dressed in fine clothing, seated at a table. He is gazing at a sunflo...

Book or Pamphlet

"One-Man Combine" Brochure

Date: 1939 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure featuring an illustration of a Farmall tractor pulling a McCormick-Deering No.61 Harvester-Thresher, the "One-Man Combine...

Date: 1872 

Description: Catalog cover reads: "J.I. Case, Manufacturers of Improved Threshing Machines, Steam Engines, Horse Powers &c." Features illustrations of vegetables, frui...

Date: 1887 

Description: Cover of advertising catalog for the Excelsior line of harvesting machines manufactured by Hoover and Gamble. Features an illustration title: "Napoleon cro...

Date: 1939 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for McCormick-Deering molasses silage equipment. Cover features a drawing of two silos with the text: "Windrower Attachment...

Date: 1872 

Description: Catalog cover for "The Advance Mower" featuring a color illustration of a man sitting on the mower pulled by a team of two horses through a field, with the...

Date: 1885 ca.

Description: From the cover of a descriptive brochure in the Historical Society's Library pamphlet collection, this drawing depicts the large hotel grounds on Lake Mono...

Book or Pamphlet

The Kernel of the Matter

Date: 1900 date unknown

Description: Cover of an advertising pamphlet from Adriance, Platt & Company, manufacturers of Buckeye and Triumph farm machinery. Includes color illustrations of red p...

Book or Pamphlet

Osborne Catalog Cover

Date: 1905 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvestser's Osborne line of farm implements. Features a chromolithograph with a mosaic of a woman...

Book or Pamphlet

The Eclipse Wind Engine

Date:  

Description: Engraving of a farm with an Eclipse windmill. There is a cutaway view of the building beneath showing a man inside working at a saw. Another man works at a...

Book or Pamphlet

Building on Superior Street

Date: 1969 before

Description: Building on the west side of Superior Street where Joseph Ruelle was shot.

Date: 1938 

Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for McCormick-Deering tillage tools. Features a photograph of a disk plow pulled by a Farmall tractor. Caption reads "McCo...

Book or Pamphlet

Walter A. Wood Catalog Cover

Date: 1900 

Description: Cover of an advertising catalog cover featuring a chromolithograph illustration of flowers around a red scroll with blue ribbon, advertising the Mowing & R...

Date: 1898 

Description: Catalog cover with framed headline: "Forty Harvest Seasons 1858-1898." Features a styled design of stalks of wheat, poppy flowers, and a sickle.

Date: 1883 

Description: C. Aultman & Co. catalog cover and back cover. On the front is a shock of wheat, a bird and a butterfly, and on the bottom a farm landscape. On the back co...

Book or Pamphlet

Cream City Milk Cans

Date:  

Description: Catalog for the Cream City line of milk cans and other dairy supplies manufactured by Geuden, Paeschke & Frey of Milwaukee.

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