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Book or Pamphlet

Plano Harvesting Machinery Catalog

Date: 1890
Description: Cover of an advertising catalog for harvesting machinery made by the Plano Manufacturing Company. Features a color illustration of a woman on a stage crown...
Photograph

Ambassador Lord and Lady Halifax

Date: December 01 1944
Description: Ambassador Lord (Edward Frederick Lindley Wood) and Lady Halifax, British ambassador to the United States, at the train station. Left to right: Lady Halifa...
Photograph

Lord and Lady Halifax Visit

Date: December 01 1944
Description: Ambassador Lord Halifax, British ambassador to the United States, meeting with Madison and Wisconsin labor leaders. Lord Halifax is in the center, to the l...
Photograph

Lord and Lady Halifax Visit

Date: December 01 1944
Description: Lord and Lady Halifax with Madison's mayor, F. Halsey Kraege.
Photograph

Lord and Lady Halifax Visit

Date: December 01 1944
Description: Lord and Lady Halifax with Wisconsin Governor Walter Goodland.
Photograph

Lord and Lady Halifax Visit

Date: December 01 1944
Description: Lord Halifax and Mrs. Walter (Madge) Goodland conversing at dinner.
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Lord and Lady Halifax Visit

Date: December 01 1944
Description: Lady Halifax conversing with Chief Justice Rosenberry while dining. Governor Walter Goodland is on right.
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New Building on Main Street

Date: 1900
Description: Exterior of the newly-constructed Tremont House hotel on Main Street.
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Queen Elizabeth

Date: January 1956
Description: As a feature writer for the Associated Press based in London during the 1950s, Alvin Steinkopf often reported on the Royal family. This is a close-up he to...
Print

John Gund Brewing Co. Letterhead

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Description: Letterhead of the John Gund Brewing Company of La Crosse, Wisconsin, with an elevated view of the brewery complex on the left. On the right is the company...
Print

T. Knapstein & Co. Letterhead

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Description: Letterhead of T. Knapstein & Company, proprietors of the New London Brewery. On the left is a rectangular image with a decorative border surrounding a man...
Print

Super Four Tractors and Supreme Threshers

Date: 1929
Description: Front cover of an advertising booklet for Huber Super Four tractors and Supreme threshers. The cover features an illustration of a man using a Huber tracto...
Print

Wilhelm II Birthday Celebration Menu

Date: January 27 1899
Description: Front cover of the menu for the "Fest-Mahl zur Feier des Geburtstages" given to Wilhelm II in Frankfurt, with a brown leather medallion embossed with a hea...
Print

King Christian IX and Queen Louise's Silver Jubilee Celebration Menu

Date: November 15 1888
Description: Front and back covers from the twenty-fifth anniversary of the accession to the throne of King Christian IX and Queen Louise of Denmark. On the cover are t...
Print

King Christian IX and Queen Louise's Silver Jubilee Celebration Menu

Date: November 15 1888
Description: Interior pages from the twenty-fifth anniversary of the accession to the throne of King Christian IX and Queen Louise of Denmark. A pair of columns frames...
Map or Atlas

Theatre de la Guerre en Espagne et en Portugal

Date: 1740
Description: Engraved and hand-colored map of the Iberian peninsula as a theater of war during the War of the Spanish Succession (1701-1714). The map is dedicated to Ki...
Poster

Enlist in the Navy

Date: 1917
Description: Recruitment poster for the United States Navy. Depicts Uncle Sam in a soldier's uniform pointing a gun at the German Kaiser, who is dressed in a crown and...
Poster

"Das Privatleben Heinrich VIII" (The Private Lives of Henry the Eighth) Film Poster

Date: 1962
Description: German film poster for the re-release of the British film. Illustrated image, in two rounded sections, of Henry the Eighth dressed in red and carrying a sw...
Photograph

Newton Minow with Catholic Fathers

Date: February 1963
Description: Minow poses with three men at a breakfast of the Catholic Apostolate of Mass Media.
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Prince Philip Planting an Elm

Date: 1980
Description: University of Wisconsin professor of plant pathology and forestry Eugene B. Smalley (1926-2002), right, is watching as Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, is...

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