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Date:  date unknown

Description: Round card with an illustration of an eccentric wheel, with text around the edges that says: "Eccentric wheel increases power when sheaves are being tied."

Date: 1832 ca.

Description: Two dog-sledges hauling supplies, with one also carrying a Mandan.

Date: 1899 

Description: Color lithograph cover illustration for the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company catalog. Shows a field of grain with a man harvesting by hand at an "1801"...

Date: 1917 ca.

Description: Advertisement for the Wolverine kerosene tractor with a headline reading, "Built to do Your Work at Lowest Fuel Cost and Least Repair Expense. Guaranteed t...

Date: 1935-04-09 

Description: Label submitted to the State of Wisconsin for trademark registration. Features an illustration of a mill on a river. "Old Method, Whole Wheat Flour, Stone...

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: 1852 

Description: First building of Milwaukee College planned by Catherine E. Beecher. Front of building with gothic detailing in the architecture.

Date: 1917-12-31 

Description: Holiday telegram from Western Union Telegram and Cable. The telegram form has a holiday theme. At the top is a banner with the text "Holiday Greeting" and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Lithographed drawing of the mouth of the St. Croix River depicting a sailing barge and steamboat in the distance. Print is part of a series collected in Le...

Date: 1940 

Description: Sales flyer advising International truck dealers how to compete against used truck sales. Includes cartoon illustrations of a man ordering another to leave...

Date: 1860 after

Description: A rare "risque" (for the time) design. A row of soldiers look away from their officer at a young lady as she lifts her skirts to step over a puddle, exposi...

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Description: Ethelwyn Farm (The Teachers' Country Club), on Lake Monona.

Date:  

Description: Letterhead of M.H. Wheeler, a lumberman from Florence, Wisconsin, with a man standing on a load of logs, holding the reins for two horses harnessed to the...

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Cover of a brochure advertising the Turner Simplicity Farm Tractor. The cover features a photograph of a man using the tractor along with the caption, "Tur...

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Description: Engraved carte-de-visite portrait of William H. Seward, Secretary of State under the Lincoln Administration.

Date: 1835 ca.

Description: Jack-o-pa, or the Six, a Chippeway (Ojibwa) Chief. Hand-colored lithograph from the Aboriginal Portfolio.

Date: 1962-05 

Description: A magazine advertisement designed by the Foote, Cone and Belding agency for its client, Trans World Airlines. The advertisement was designed to dramaticall...

Date: 1917 

Description: General line catalog color illustration of an International Model F truck. The text beneath the illustration reads, "Model F International Motor Truck, Cap...

Date: 1929 

Description: Front and rear views of the Bates 40 Steel Mule crawler tractor. The caption beneath the top photograph reads, "1/4 front view of Bates 40 'Steel Mule.' No...

Date: 1826 

Description: Originally titled "Chippeway Squaws". Portrait of three Chippewa (Ojibwa) women with their babies painted by J.O. Lewis at the Treaty of Fond du Lac.

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