Date: 1920 

Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the Rumely Oil Pull tractor. The text on the cover reads, "Always Ahead. Rumely OilPull Tractor. La Porte, Ind. The O...

Date: 1921 

Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Cletrac tank-type tractor. The booklet is titled "Selecting Your Tractor" and features a color illustration of a f...

Date: 1570 

Description: Frontispiece for Abraham Ortelius' Theatrum Orbis Terrarum, published in 1570, and considered the first modern atlas. Title is surrounded by four figures r...


Description: Letterhead of Plankinton House in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with a three-quarter view of the hotel and traffic in the street, including people on foot, on hors...


Description: Letterhead of the Ambrosia Chocolate Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, manufacturers of chocolate confectionery and cocoa, with an elevated view of the comp...

Date: 1920 

Description: Back cover of a booklet advertising the Yuba ball tread tractor. The color illustration depicts a rear view of a man using a tractor to work a hillside far...

Date: 1948-03 

Description: Advertising proof for International trucks, featuring a color illustration of a Model KB-8-1. Includes the text "New Standard of the Highway The New Intern...

Date: 1975 ca.

Description: Turkish advertising brochure featuring color illustration of the International 1200D pickup truck. The brochure was printed in Turkey.

Date: 1964 

Description: Color illustration of two Cub Cadets, the 10 horsepower International 100 and 7 horsepower International 70, stand side by side in an advertising brochure....

Date: 1908 ca.

Description: La Follette political cartoon. La Follette and presidential candidates Root, Shaw, Taft, and Fairbanks at a fish pond.

Date: 1937 

Description: Holiday card of a little girl with her finger in her mouth, peering into a mirror. She is wearing a white night gown and is holding a candle. Her hair is i...

Date: 1855-12-02 

Description: The Capital House bill of fare for Sunday, December 2, 1855. Proprietors were Nelson & Russell.

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Trade card for William Deering and Company showing "The harvester part" of the Deering "All-Steel" grain binder. The color illustration shows the parts mad...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Magazine advertisement for Kotex sanitary pads featuring an illustration of a man in a wheelchair with two nurses, and a woman sitting in the grass.



Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Pe-shick-ee, a Chief of the Chippeway (Ojibwa) Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Prairie du Chien (18...

Date: 2006-11-23 before

Description: One-page menu for a five-course Thanksgiving dinner at The Beard House prepared by LÂ’Etoile, with the restaurant logo and a background head and shoulders i...

Date: 1882 

Description: A handbill produced by B.F. Cheatham describes the results of a binder trial which took place in Bellemeade, Tennessee.


Description: One-page menu for a dinner honoring chef Madame Liane Kuony, proprietor of Postillion restaurant in Fond du Lac, and influential teacher and proponent of c...

Date: 1930 ca.

Description: Page 2 of the sailing schedules gives the sailing times and for the Christopher Columbus and Theodore Roosevelt and other Goodrich ships. Connections to se...

Date: 1861 

Description: Chicago and Northwestern Railway pass belonging to Reverend Jackson Kemper.

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