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Date: 1917 

Description: Advertisement for Common Sense tractors featuring text reading, "Why nearly every farmer should have a tractor, and why the 'Common Sense' answers the dema...

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Description: Two men enjoy the shade among Native American burial mounds on the Dividing Ridge between Lakes Monona and Wingra in Madison, Wisconsin. The Dividing Ridg...

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Description: Handbill advertising The Quick and The Dead, described as "an exciting documentary series on the atomic bomb starring Bob Hope as Mr. Average Citizen." It...

Date: 1880 ca.

Description: Front of advertising card for Adams & French harvester and self-binding harvesters. Features a color illustration of winged children harvesting in a field.

Date: 1939 

Description: Valentine's Day card featuring Clarabell, a Disney character. She is wearing a blue dress with a pink sash, pink gloves and black high heels. She is holdin...

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John Adams

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraving by R.E. Babson of painting of John Adams by G. Stuart, with inset of "Talleyrand Receiving the American Envoys, 1797."

Date: 1944 

Description: Holiday card with a nautical theme. An open porthole is centered inside a border made of rope with knots in the corners. An anchor is tied to the rope end....

Date:  date unknown

Description: Carte-de-visite portrait engraving of Solomon Laurent Juneau (1793-1856), Wisconsin fur trader and politician.

Date: 1860 after

Description: An owl labeled "SCOTT" seizes a vulture labeled "JEFF DAVIS" by the wing. Feathers litter the ground beneath them. The owl is saying "LET YOU ALONE AND YOU...

Date: 1881 

Description: Advertising card with the heading: "To make hens lay, use Sheridan's condition powder." Features a color illustration of a man in a hen house on the left h...

Date: 1917 

Description: General line catalog advertisement for International Type "A" and "B" ensilage cutters. The text beneath the color illustration reads, "A Light-Running, St...

Date: 1984 ca.

Description: Front cover of a brochure advertising the International S-Series 2575 LCO linehaul tractor. The cover features the text "International S-Series 2575 LCO Tr...

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Two Mollusks

Date: 1856 before

Description: An etching, labeled Conchology Plate III, depicts two large mollusks collected by members of the Perry expedition. They were described and named by physici...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Front cover of an advertising booklet produced by the Short Turn Tractor Company. The cover features a photograph of a tractor completing work in a field,...

Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising Heider tractors. A photograph of a man using a tractor and plow is placed at the top and a label reading "Return to C...

Date: 1860 after

Description: Two images of Jefferson Davis within a rope forming a figure eight. At the top, Davis is standing proudly in a uniform holding a sword. The skull and cross...

Date: 1852 

Description: First building of Milwaukee College planned by Catherine E. Beecher. Front of building with gothic detailing in the architecture.

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Herd of Bison, on the Upper Missouri River.

Date: 1860-11-08 

Description: Receipt for a package delivered to Brees' Express via Morris & Essex Railroad. There is an engraving of a train traveling through a rural landscape near th...

Date: 1918 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Cletrac tank-type tractor produced by the Cleveland Tractor Company. A watercolor painting portrays two men with...

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