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Date:  

Description: The eagle "Old Abe" was used for many years by J.I. Case Company, of Racine, Wisconsin, as the firm's trademark, and is shown on these advertising cards is...

Date: 1979 

Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for International Paystar Weight-Watcher F-5000 WWM construction trucks. Features a color photograph of a cement mix...

Date: 1865-06-28 ca.

Description: The Great Fair held at Milwaukee for the benefit of the Wisconsin Soldiers Home. The 130x130 foot building was constructed especially for the ten-day fair....

Date: 1950 

Description: Inside spread of an advertising flyer promoting International Harvester's "Mid-Century Promotion." The flyer features a color illustration of a white Farma...

Date:  ca.

Description: A political cartoon, presumably regarding the milk strike. Features characters who are confused about the rising cost of milk.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A baggage sticker that advertises that airline as the "Lindbergh Line" and that is illustrated with a drawing of Lindbergh's plane, the "Spirit of St. Loui...

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the flouring and carding mills of J.A. Briggs.

Date: 1655 

Description: Scene from the Vespucci Expedition, 1499.

Date: 1917 

Description: Color illustration of "That Eagle Tractor" from an advertisement. The Eagle Manufacturing Company was based in Appleton, Wisconsin.

Date: 1853 

Description: Group of Ho-Chunk (Winnebago) Indians in a long house (ciproke). Some of the men are displaying animal pelts. There is a bucket and a small barrel at the e...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Hammel, Newald & Company, a wholesale wine and liquor dealer and importer from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. On the left is a three-quarter view of t...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Advertising for Dr. Birney's Catarrhal Powder, showing a drawing of a woman administering a treatment to herself by blowing the powder up her own nose thro...

Date:  date unknown

Description: The sternwheel excursion, "Sidney", loading passengers at Red Wing. The gangplank is lowered and passengers can be seen on deck and on the landing. Later n...

Date: 1918 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising Peoria kerosene tractors. The headline reads, "PEORIA tractor burns Kerosene, has Short Turn steering feature, One Ma...

Date: 1916 

Description: General line catalog color illustrations of a Columbus Southwestern States farm wagon and an "International Fifth Wheel." The text beneath the wagon illust...

Date: 1904-06-18 

Description: Robert M. La Follette--J.C. Spooner cartoon. " Victor and Vanquished in Wisconsin Republican Contest." Appeared in The Chicago Daily Tribune, June 18, 1904...

Date: 1885 

Description: A die cut holiday card that has moving parts. When the string at the bottom is pulled, pictures of children appear and disappear. The image is of a decorat...

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Here I Come!

Date: 1941 

Description: Holiday card of a puppy wearing a sweater and scarf, rolling down a snow-covered hill inside of a giant snowball. In the background is the text of part of...

Date:  

Description: Waist-up engraved portrait of Major General Nathaniel P. Banks, who was born on January 30, 1816 in Waltham, Massachusetts. Prior to the Civil War he serve...

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of Christian Schroeder & Sons, a real estate, loan, and insurance agent in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of a residence, two m...

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