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Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Major General John G. Foster. At the start of the war he was the chief engineer of the fortifications of Charleston H...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising Leader crawler tractors. The cover features a photograph of a Leader tractor set against an illustration of a farm sce...
Date: date unknown
Description: Menu from Jimmie's Del Bar with an illustration of black and green lines forming a cascading fountain effect, bound with a golden tasseled cord.
Description: Front cover of a pamphlet advertising the 5-10 horsepower Avery tractor.
Description: Memohead of the Badger Typewriter & Stationery Company of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, with individual images of a typewriter, a book press, a "flat opening" book...
Description: Memohead of the Plankinton Packing Company, a pork and beef packer and provision dealer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Includes an elevated view of the company b...
Description: Valentine created using a "Whitney's Valentine Material" kit. The "folder" (card) has a boy in military uniform holding a rifle. He is kissing a girl on th...
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for P&O Canton plows, manufactured by Parlin and Orendorff. Includes an illustration of a farmer using a horse-drawn plow...
Description: Spanish language advertisement for a plow. The advertisement features an illustration of the plow, along with a headline reading "Arado de Rejas. No.65 de...
Date: 1973-01 before
Description: A wall calendar featuring the "World Famous Green Bay Packers." The calendar is advertising Hank Lefebvre's commercial photography business.
Description: Advertising brochure for International W 450 tractors featuring color illustration.
Description: Holiday card with the "family tree" of D.C. III (David Clark Everest) and Rita Everest, on the front, and a map of the U.S.A. on the inside showing the two...
Description: An illustration of a U-Select-It automatic vending machine mounted on a wall and filled with candy bars. Made by the Coan Manufacturing Co., 2070 Helena St...
Date: 1876 ca.
Description: Wisconsin State Hospital for the Insane (Mendota Mental Health Institute).
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...
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Indiana tractor, created by the Indiana Silo and Tractor Company. The cover features a side-view illustration of t...
Date: 1920-11-06 before
Description: Interior of dinner menu for Special Train enroute from St. Louis, Missouri, to Brownsville, Texas, with an oval portrait of President-Elect Warren G. Hardi...
Date: 1973 ca.
Description: Illustration of the Cummins diesel Power Torque 300-D engine.
Date: 1849 ca.
Description: A portrait of Zachary Taylor, 12th President of the United States, 1849-1850. Born in Virginia on November 24, 1784, Taylor died in office on July 9, 185...
Description: Engraved image of a boat being towed through a canal at Little Falls by a team of horses. A small town is in the background.
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