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Showing 1–29 of 29 items
  1. Scrimshaw whale tooth
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Photograph, b/w
  2. Cartoonist View of Tractor Contest
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    This cartoon depicts a 1916 tractor contest and demonstration.
  3. Together
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Poster, color, 20 x 30 in., printed for H. M. Stationery Office by Lowe & Brydone Printers Ltd., London.
  4. Print: Landscape in Evening Light
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    A print of a bird's-eye view of rolling farmland with a group of cows grazing near the foreground. Dimensions are 27" x 36".
  5. Sailors Harpooning Prairie Hogs
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    This satirical cartoon from Prairie Farmer depicts New England sailors harpooning hogs.
  6. The five Sullivan brothers 'missing in action' off the Solomons; They did their part
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Poster, color, 22 x 28 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  7. Maya cylindrical pot
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Clay pot, late Classical Maya Period, false champleve decoration. Height, 16.3 cm.
  8. United we win
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Poster, color, 28.5 x 40 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office
  9. Framed print of allegorical scene
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    "The Voyage of Life - Youth." Artist's print by Thomas Cole. Engraved by James Smillie and published in Boston by L.A. Elliot, 322 Washington St. Poem stanza is found on each side of the title. Scene depicts an angel waving farewell to youth in gondola-type vessel. Youth looks to celestial palace in the sky. H 21" x W 26 1/2".
  10. Men's daywear
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Drawing, color, pen and ink
  11. Fifteen-year-old tramp
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Photograph, b/w
  12. Framed print of barnyard scene
    Multi-Page Item | 1 pages

    Interior scene of a barn with animals (horses, pigs, goat, rabbits, ducks, cat, rooster, pigeons, goose) and man and woman. Horses stand to right of scene. Black horse is covered with a blanket that a cat is laying on. Center of picture shows the middle beams with harnesses hanging from it and the farmer's wife holding a rabbit in her apron. Farmer is in left scene reaching ...
  13. A-M-E-R-I-C-A
    Multi-Page Item | 4 pages | 1917

  14. Barbarie
    Image | 1812

  15. Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915
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    wings
  16. [Stock bookplate]
    Image | 1901

    Two images: at top, a man in white tie sits at a table writing (presumably) a story about the lower image, which shows an old man with immense white beard and wearing tattered clothes walking through snowy wilderness. [Possibly depicts Washington Irving and Rip Van Winkle.] Below, a blank for the owner's name, bowling pins to the left, a gnome to the right ready to throw a ...
  17. Goury, Georges, 1875-
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    depicts a man hanging from a gallows and a night landscape with trees, bats, and a crescent moon.
  18. Afrique Meridionale
    Image | 1812

  19. Afrique Ancienne
    Image | 1812

  20. Notre Dame Memorial Library
    Image | 1967

    Notre Dame Memorial Library
  21. Chicago For the Tourist
    Image | 1912

    Book cover. Full text: "Chicago For The Tourist Reached by the Illinois Central R. R." Image depicts Grant Park, with the Logan Statue in the foreground, and the Illinois Central Station at 11th Street and S. Michigan Avenue behind.
  22. Chicago For the Tourist
    Image | 1912

    Book cover. Full text: "Chicago For the Tourist Reached by the Illinois Central R. R." Image depicts the Ulysses S. Grant Memorial in Lincoln Park.
  23. The execution
    Image | 1889

    Engraving depicts August Spies, Adolph Fischer, George Engel and Albert Parsons standing at the gallows, moments before their execution on Nov. 11, 1887.
  24. Humboldt Park boathouse
    Image | 1906

    Caption: "Free Bathing Pool[.] One of the most beneficent of Chicago's charities is the public bathing system, a comparatively recent institution. The baths are spacious and well-equipped and the best evidence of their importance is found in the numbers resorting daily to their use. They are open and free to all. The Carter H. Harrison Bath at 192 Mather Street is noted ...
  25. New Haven Free Public Library.
    Image | 1893

    Grey ink on off-white paper. Depicts the arched entrance to a building with books and a seal resting on the roof. This seal contains a sailing boat and an ancient soldier's head.
  26. New Haven Free Public Library
    Image

    Depicts the arched entrance to a building with books and a seal resting on the roof. Seal contains a sailing boat and an ancient soldier's head.
  27. Edmund Kean as Richard III, Henry James Finn as Bob Logic in "Life in London," Charles Mathews as Monsieur Morbleu in "Monsieur Tonson" and other actors in character
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    Depicts many popular actors in character: Barnes as Crack, Brown as Jerry, Finn as Logic, Kilner as Captain Copp, Jefferson as Nipperkin, and Mathews as Mon. Morbleu.
  28. Ticket to benefit performance for Jean Baptiste Dubois at Theatre Royal Covent Garden
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    Ticket depicts clowns, monkey. "Mr. Dubois Benefit, No. 134, June 17."
  29. Billboard Opposite Union Station, Washington, D.C.
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    Glass plate slide of a billboard with an advertisement. Image depicts a sailor, possibly a factory worker, and an army serviceman with linked arms, marching towards a sign which reads: Back to the Job. Knowledge WINS on Pay Day. Use your Camp and Public Library. The backgroup behind the texts appears to be a dock and warehouses. The sign above the billboard has the company n...