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Date: 1860 after
Description: A Skull and Crossbones wearing a jester's cap with bells, J and D appear on the earflaps, probably referring to Jefferson Davis as a fool. On the crossbone...
Date: 1859 ca.
Description: Handbill for the Eagle Mower and Reaper distributed by A.G. Mott, general agent for Maryland. Includes the text "the best grass and grain harvester in use....
Description: Cover of an advertising brochure for the No. 51 harvester-thresher (combine). Includes the text "Harvesting Hillside Crops with the McCormick-Deering No.51...
Description: Engraved carte-de-visite portrait of Confederate General Pierre Gustave Toutant Beauregrad.
Description: Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis in a boxing ring. Text at top reads, "CHAMPION PRIZE ENVELOPE - LINCOLN & DAVIS IN 5 ROUNDS", underneath reads "1ST ROU...
Date: 1920 ca.
Description: Two-page advertisement featuring a collage of photographs depicting the Yuba ball tread tractor at work in farm fields. A photograph of the Yuba Constructi...
Description: Illustration of a man and a boy standing in front of the silhouette of a tractor. The caption says, "Let us do your work! Plow Man 13-30, Plow Boy 10-20. I...
Description: Engraved vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Lieutenant General Ulysses S. Grant.
Description: Back cover of an advertising brochure for the Farmall F-12 tractor. Features a photograph of a man on a tractor in a field.
Description: A lithograph of eight major generals of the Union with battle scenes decorating the center.
Description: Girolamo Benzoni (1519-1570) was an Italian from Milan who spent the years 1541-1556 in the New World. His observations of Spanish imperialism were publish...
Description: Lithograph of two men using dynamite to break rock. One man is prying at a crevasse with a pole.
Date: 1890 ca.
Description: Advertisement for the Randall Harrow, manufactured by the Warrior Mower Company. Features a color illustration of a farmer using the harrow in a field.
Description: Advertisement for Pioneer tractors featuring an illustration of a pillared stone structure inset with a scene of a farmer using a tractor in a field.
Date: date unknown
Description: Valentine's Day card with a girl wearing a red uniform and sword, standing on the roof of a fort. A boy in a tan uniform and sword, is looking at her throu...
Description: Plate 58. Scene from Cook's Third Expedition, 1776-1779, while in Alaska.
Description: An illustration titled "The Battle of the Brule" based on an 1840's battle between the Ojibwe and Dakota Sioux over territory in the Ashland, Wisconsin are...
Description: Holiday card of a silhouette of a nativity scene with Jesus in the manger, the Virgin Mary and Joseph. The Christmas star shines overhead. The nativity sce...
Date: 1916-05-02 before
Description: Card menu from Smith Law Club at Harvard University, with a three-quarter duotone view of a law school building.
Description: Front cover and first page of a menu from a railroad dining car, with a woman in long robes carrying a tray with a steaming dish of food. A border of fruit...
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