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Description: The shoe fitting fluoroscope was a common fixture in shoe stores during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. A typical unit, like the machine shown here, consisted...
Description: A pair of bright pink, leather baby shoes with pale pink ribbons, made in 1851.
Description: Mourning Badge with the image of Ulysses S. Grant.
Date: date unknown
Description: Original woodcut created for the letterpress print of McCormick's Harvester and Self Binder. It has three sections and is connected using wood splines. An...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Art Deco-style place card with an aviation theme used for a women's luncheon at the Madison College Club.
Description: A handheld fan made of wood and cloth. This fan depicts the event it was made to commemorate — the 1878 Exposition Universelle held in Paris, France. The f...
Description: A sampler made in Ohio in 1850 with the alphabet in both upper and lower case stitched on it.
Description: A stuffed toy goat with a gray body and a red tail, beard and ears.
Date: 1951 ca.
Description: Match book cover distributed by the Superior Match Company of Chicago. The front cover says, "I like McCarthy and his Methods. I am with Joe McCarthy in...
Description: A one-sided badge with the words "I'm From Green Bay Wis." printed on it.
Description: A wooden folding ruler for measuring, with a portion broken off.
Description: Punch paper "Home Sweet Home" sampler.
Date: 1936 ca.
Description: Badge for the International Beekeeping Conference, including The American Honey Producers League, The American Honey Institute, Southern Beekeeping States...
Description: Dairyland rat poison container, made for the Wisconsin Pharmacal Company in Milwaukee. It was a warfarin-based poison.
Description: Diary and account book kept by Nicolaus C. Duerst.
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Cover of a box produced by The Singer Manufacturing Company, which holds "Costumes of All Nations" souvenir cards, created for the 1893 World's Columbian E...
Description: A feather, likely from Old Abe. It was found among unsorted material in an envelope marked "Old Abe's feather for Helen". There is no information on who...
Description: Pair of beaded Potawatomi moccasins.
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