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Junior Fair

Date: 1944-08-19 before

Description: Premium list for the 1944 Junior Fair, the 7th such event designed for young people ages 12-21, made a strong graphic and intellectual link between victory...

Date: 1931 

Description: Describes the amenities aboard the "North American" and "South American".

Date: 1916 ca.

Description: Black and red halftone print of the Model Home B1 perspective drawing. Frank Lloyd Wright outlined his vision of affordable housing. He asserted that the h...

Date: 1895 

Description: Drawing of the steamboat Western World. Several people stand on the deck. An American flag and flags reading Detroit, Michigan Central, Buffalo, N.Y...

Date: 1948 

Description: Holiday card of the history of the State of Wisconsin, 1848-1948. Shows a map of Wisconsin with many historical and themed elements. Image was created by w...

Date: 1919 

Description: Advertisement for the Indiana tractor, "The All'round Tractor for the All'round Farmer." An illustration of the tractor as seen from the rear appears at ri...

Date: 1903-10-30 before

Description: One-page menu with a detachable postcard at the top, with a profile image of the steamer Washington of the Norfolk & Washington Steamboat Company, a...

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Description: Letterhead of the Oconomowoc Canning Company, with a can of Teenie Weenie Wisconsin peas featuring a label with Teenie Weenie figures emptying pods of peas...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: Frank King's cartoon character "Uncle Walt." This particular work was drawn for King's niece, Carole. The cartoon says, "Hi Carole come see me sometime."

Date: 1954-01 

Description: Advertising proof created by Young and Rubicam for the International Harvester Company. Features an illustration of a man bowling with the text "You've go...

Date: 1931 

Description: Cover of the book "Century of the Reaper" by Cyrus McCormick III ("Cyrusie"). The cover includes a color illustration of the senior Cyrus McCormick testing...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Holt Combined Harvesters. The illustration is of a hillside field colored yellow in which silhouetted farmers are usin...

Date: 1936-04-23 

Description: Drawing submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. The red, black, and cream label features an original Indian head design, with tipis...

Date: 1914 

Description: A crowd is gathered in a courtroom in this scene still from the Thanhouser serial "Zudora." The blonde man on the far left is the actor N.Z. Wood. Zudora (...

Date: 1954 ca.

Description: Brochure advertising anti-Communism stamps created and distributed by McAllen, Texas. The handwritten date on the brochure places its publication at the p...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Illustration of an Indian (possibly Menominee) camp of sugar makers.

Date: 1860 after

Description: Lady Liberty holds a Union flag in her left hand and a sword, point down, in her right. To the right the text reads, "THE WAR FOR THE UNION". The letters i...

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Description: Carte-de-visite cartoon drawing of Jefferson Davis, showing him as he fled from being captured by Union troops when they took Richmond, Virginia. He is dis...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraved print depicting two people harvesting grain along a fence line in a field. One person holds a scythe while the other carries a bucket, possibly th...

Date: 1856 before

Description: A hand-colored lithograph prepared from drawings by Perry expedition draftsman Hamilton Patterson of specimens collected in the waters of Japan. Included a...

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