Visit our other Wisconsin Historical Society websites!
Refine or narrow your results by clicking any term in the gray boxes below.
Expand your results by removing any breadcrumb in a gray outlined box above. Click on the blue "X" to remove the term.
Narrow your results by entering a keyword into the search box above. Then click the "Search Within" checkbox, then click on the orange "Search" button.
If you did not find what you are looking for or you did not get any results, try changing your search term(s). See our Search Help page for more tips.
Date: date unknown
Description: A fleet of steamboats used by General Joseph Bailey of the Fourth Wisconsin Cavalry constructing a bridge across the Atchafalaya passage of General Banks'...
Description: Advertising brochure for the International No. 99 Disc Plough, featuring a photo of a man pulling a disc plow through a field with a tractor. Text on the...
Description: Advertisement for Milwaukee and Mississippi Railroad Company. There is an engraving of a train and a list of the officers of the company.
Description: Exterior fold of a pamphlet produced by the Nilson Tractor Company entitled "What Automatic Traction Is" featuring an illustration of a farmer using a team...
Description: Advertising illustration for Fegeol tractors showing a farmer using a tractor in a field.
Description: Advertisement for the Hoosier Wheel. The text beneath the illustration reads, "Self-Cleaning-Adjustable. Manufactured in All Sizes and Types. For Every Tra...
Description: A cartoon depicting an African American family hovering beneath a Ku Klux Klansman (KKK) and a white supremacist in the Reconstruction South. There is a sk...
Description: Handbill or broadsheet advertising McCormick's Patent Virginia Reaper. Features a small illustration of the machine followed by warnings to other manufactu...
Description: Handmade menu decorated with gold ink and bound with a golden ribbon, accented with a pinned-on kewpie doll with a gilded body.
Description: Letterhead of the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents, with a duotone view across Lake Mendota toward Bascom Hall, with other university buildings and...
Date: 1880 ca.
Description: Engraving for "Peterson's Magazine" of women in maids' uniforms sliding down an icy path in the snow.
Description: The Capital House bill of fare for Sunday, December 2, 1855. Proprietors were Nelson & Russell.
Description: Handcolored lithograph depicting the 1825 Treaty at Prairie du Chien, with Fort Crawford seen in the background. This treaty negotiated between Governor Wi...
Description: Holiday card of an angel with wings standing between two decorative bars. She is holding a broken sword and has halo behind her head with a flame over it....
Description: A political cartoon satirizing the Republican Party as a bloated man squashing the Labor Party, which is depicted as a working man.
Description: Front cover of a booklet advertising the Allis-Chalmers farm tractor with a headline reading, "The Solution of the Farm Labor Problem." The text at bottom...
Description: Front cover of an advertising brochure for 1937 International Model DR-70 trucks.
Description: Full-page advertisement for the International Harvester automatic Scout truck, featuring the text "it pays to be SHIFT-LESS" and two color photographs.
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Placard for display with replicas of Cyrus McCormick's reaper of 1831. The replicas were produced by the International Harvester Company for the "reaper ce...
Date: 1832 ca.
Description: Mexkemahuastan, Indian Chief of the Gros-Ventres of the prairies.
If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.
Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:
© 1996-2014 Wisconsin Historical Society, 816 State Street, Madison, WI 53706