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Date: 1951-08-30 before
Description: Dinner menu from the R.M.S. Mauretania, with a watercolor illustration of a thatched-roof cottage and a large tree near a bend in the road. Other ho...
Description: Head and shoulders engraved portrait of General John Adams Dix.
Date: 1908-09-18 before
Description: Luncheon menu from the S.S. Marquette, with a framed illustration of a white-bearded man in profile holding a pipe and turning away to look at a sai...
Date: 1900 ca.
Description: Cigar box label with portraits of inventors Thomas Edison, Eli Whitney, Robert Fulton, Cyrus McCormick, Richard March Hoe. Around the edges are illustratio...
Date: 1935 ca.
Description: Valentine's Day card for a teacher. A scene of a schoolhouse with a belfry surrounded by trees, lawn and a fence. Schoolchildren are in the schoolyard carr...
Description: Front of card with an illustration over an orange background of a man using a team of horses to pull a reaper in a field.
Description: Handbill for Kirby's American Harvester, a combined reaper and mower. The advertisement features two line drawings of the machine in use, as a reaper and...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Interior pages of a pamphlet advertising the Moline-Universal tractor, featuring photographs of men using the equipment in farm fields in different states...
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for International Harvester's Keystone line of corn shellers, with an illustration of a farmer walking through a gate with...
Description: Father Marquette and Joliet at the Mississippi River.
Description: Holiday card with a drawing of a vacation home on the front, and a picture of the family in front of their Volkswagen bus on the inside. The family has a C...
Date: 1835 ca.
Description: Na-she-mung-ga, a Chief of the Miami Tribe. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio, painted at the Treaty of Fort Wayne (1827). He is holdi...
Date: 1860 after
Description: Caricature of General Nathaniel Lyon that, when viewed horizontally, looks like a lion. Text above reads, "Gen. Lyon, of Missouri." Caption to the right re...
Description: Advertisement for the Gehl tractor with a photograph of the tractor at use in a field, and a right side view of the tractor showing the steering control, b...
Description: Advertising catalog for International Harvester cultivators. Features an illustration of a woman feeding birds.
Description: Encounter with Indians during Christopher Columbus' first expedition in 1492.
Description: A fire fighter stands over a fire as he trains his hose on the flames. This depicts the close proximity to the fire fire fighters were required to work be...
Description: Samuel Bell, M.D. (1841-1913) of Beloit, Wisconsin.
Date: date unknown
Description: Quarter-length engraving of Thomas Jefferson.
Description: Portrait of the Sauk chief Black Hawk (center). The individual on the left is The Winnebago Prophet, the person on the right is Black Hawk's son. Hand-colo...
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