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1. Spirit of America Racecar Spirit of America Racecar Racecars; Jet-powered racecars; Racing cars; Automobiles; World records; Speed records; Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah; Land transportation A jet-powered racecar. It has an elongated aerodynamic fuselage, which is supported by one large wheel in the front and two in back. The internal structure consists of welded tubular white metal welded...

2. Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Bonus March demonstrators on the steps of the U.S. Capitol Bonus Expeditionary Force, 1932; Demonstrations--Washington (D.C.); Bonus Army; Riots--United States--History; MacArthur, Douglas, 1880-1964; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 Photograph, b/w

3. Walter W. Waters, Commander of the Bonus Expeditionary Force Walter W. Waters, Commander of the Bonus Expeditionary Force Waters, Walter W., 1898-; Bonus Expeditionary Force, 1932; Bonus Army Photograph, b/w

4. Newspaper notices to whalemen Newspaper notices to whalemen Whaling; Whale; Whales; Advertisements; Advertising Newspaper advertisements

5. The 'Wanderer' of New Bedford The 'Wanderer' of New Bedford Whales; Whaling; Whale; Whaleship; Shipping; Boats; Boat Photograph, b/w

6. Ambrotypes and daguerrotypes of Abraham Lincoln Ambrotypes and daguerrotypes of Abraham Lincoln Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865; Photographs; Ambrotypes; Daguerrotypes Various ambrotypes and daguerrotypes of Abraham Lincoln

7. Mississippi (A Tone Journey); A Descriptive Suite in four movements Mississippi (A Tone Journey); A Descriptive Suite in four movements Sheet music; Mississippi Sheet music containing four movements: 1. Father of Waters 2. Huckleberry Finn 3. Old Creole Days 4. Mardi Gras

8. 'Monta' Mower 'Monta' Mower Suburban life; Lawn mowing; Mowing machines; "Monta" mower. Long (48.25) inch wooden T-shaped handle attached to a metal cutting unit by one large bolt. Nine disk-shaped gears are mounted on a horizontal shaft and attached by two brackets, each with...

9. Reward Broadside Reward Broadside Slavery; Fugitive slaves; Civil War This notice states: "100 DOLLAR REWARD. Rannaway from the subscriber, on Monday, June 15, a negro woman, NELLY FORREST. She is about 45 years old, chunky built, large pouting mouth, good teeth, high cheekbones,...

10. State of Illinois document State of Illinois document Illinois; Governors; Ford, Thomas, 1800-1850 A letter from Thomas Ford, eighth Governor of Illinois (1842-1846), to the Governor of the state of Mississippi, dated December 15, 1842, transmitting a resolution adopted by the General Assembly of Illinois...

11. Peeler, Fruit Peeler, Fruit Peeler; Food; Fruit; Mail order; Apples; Cookery; Kitchens; Gadgets; Apple Peeler. All iron with a wooden handle. Has a springloaded cutting device and turn handle. Attached to wooden base. 15.75" long. Has no patent date or marks.

12. Bloomington Pork Packing Company Bloomington Pork Packing Company McLean County, Illinois; Bloomington, Illinois; Pork; Shipping; Hogs; Pigs In 1872, William Van Schoick combined his company with three partners to form the Bloomington Pork Packing Company. The company butchered 15,000 hogs annually, but ultimately failed, due to competition...

13. Ideal Composition Doll Ideal Composition Doll United States; Composition dolls; American pop culture; Ideal Toy Company; Popular doll materials; U.S. toy industry This doll is comprised of a composition head and hands on a cloth body which contains a squeeze mechanism. The head has brown glued on hair. The face has sleeping blue eyes, painted on eyebrows, pink tinted...

14. Paper Girl Doll Paper Girl Doll United States; Advertising; Mass consumer market; Paper dolls; McLaughlin's Coffee; American pop culture This is a girl paper doll identified as 'Violet.' Over a petticoat, she wears a white dress with thin pink stripes and blue ribbons.

15. A Discourse Concerning Currencies of the British Plantations in America Especially With Regard to their A Discourse Concerning Currencies of the British Plantations in America Especially With Regard to their Paper Money Currency; Money; Colonial America; Paper money; British plantations Discourse concerning the currencies of the British plantations in America, published in London, 1751. The full-text of this document is available at http://www.people.virginia.edu/~rwm3n/webdoc2.html

16. Be With Him at Every Mail Call Be With Him at Every Mail Call V-mail; World War, 1939-1945--United States; War posters, American; World War II Poster, color, 28 x 21 in., published by the United States Government Printing Office

17. Assembly Memorial & Joint Resolution Relative to the United States Mint at Carson City, Nevada Assembly Memorial & Joint Resolution Relative to the United States Mint at Carson City, Nevada Carson City, Nevada; U.S. Mint; Silver; Money; Coins Pamphlet entitled Assembly memorial and joint resolution relative to the United States Mint at Carson City, Nevada. [1887].

18. Jack wagon Jack wagon Jack wagon; Covered wagons; Distribution & Transportation Accessory; Westward movement; Carved wooden wagon jack. Painted red. Forged base with two pronged feet and a plate on the side with a cogwheel and a twisted-shank handle. Forged bar inside the jack raises and lowers on the cog wheel...

19. Connecting California's Classrooms to the World Connecting California's Classrooms to the World Web site; Mathematics; History; Science; Language; Social science; Primary source materials; Lesson plans Web site sponsored by the California Technology Assistance Project and the California County Superintendents Educational Services Association. Includes links to lesson plans for different grade levels...

20. If (after Rudyard Kipling) If (after Rudyard Kipling) World War, 1939-1945--Great Britain; War posters, Great Britain; World War II; World War, 1939-1945--Diplomatic History; Poster, color, 10 x 15 in., composed by the Hon. Secretary of the Savings Group in an aircraft factory. Water stains have been removed from this digital image.
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