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Date: 1919 ca.

Description: Man working on a wagon wheel at International Harvester's Weber Works. Two other workers and a fire escape sign are in the background.

Date: 1941 

Description: Production still during the filming of "Citizen Kane." Orson Wells smokes a pipe and directs Dorothy Comingore (playing Susan Alexander Kane) from a wheel...


Description: Studio portrait in front of a painted backdrop of two Ho-Chunk men posed sitting in front of another Ho-Chunk man posed standing. The younger Ho-Chunk man...

Date: 1913-08-15 

Description: Men at desks in the Pawling & Harnischfeger advertising department. Large windows on left look out towards another building, and men on equipment can be se...


Future Drafters

Date: 1965-10-16 

Description: High school boys in industrial drafting class using drafting machines and compasses.


Scott Lilly

Date:  date unknown

Description: Scott Lilly, a senior policy adviser to Congressman David R. Obey, who formed the Capitol Offenses, a blue grass band with which Obey also played.

Date: 1980-10-06 ca.

Description: View from audience of Vel Phillips speaking on stage at a podium. On the left is President Jimmy Carter, who is wearing a suit and smiling at Vel. There ar...

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Two young men, Carl and Roy Linnell, stand on either side of a wooden chair supporting a mounted buck's head with antlers. They are wearing dark suit jacke...

Date: 1950-03-10 

Description: James "Red" Sreenan, 130 pounds, boxes with Henry Amos of Michigan State to a draw. The referee stands nearby in the ring and the audience is seated in the...

Date: 1944 

Description: Factory workers handle metal parts at West Pullman Works.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: Factory workers guide a crated McCormick reaper on pulley ropes through an opening in the floor, most likely at the McCormick Reaper Works. The text on the...


Two Men on Sofa

Date:  date unknown

Description: Two men sitting on a sofa. On the right is Amzie Moore, noted civil rights activist and entrepreneur, with a newspaper on his lap.

Date: 1943 

Description: Fowler McCormick and other International Harvester executives look on as men stand at stations with truck engines at the U.S. Navy Motor Vehicle Maintenanc...


Obey and Day

Date: 1969-01 

Description: Photo shoot of David R. Obey (right) during his first campaign for Congress with farmer-State Legislator Laurence Day.


P&H Shop Office

Date: 1913-08-15 

Description: Men working at desks at the Pawling & Harnischfeger shop office. A row of windows is on the left, and another building can be seen through an open window.

Date: 1952-09-25 

Description: Elmer Ziegler was a musical arranger, conductor, composer, publisher, multi-instrumentalist, instrument repairman, teacher and music store operator. He is...


Military Spending

Date: 1995 

Description: During his meetings with constituents Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin often used charts and graphs to make his points about public policy issues. He...

Date: 1930-08-12 

Description: Employees of the Bock Oil Burner Company work in the machine shop.

Date: 1944-12-22 

Description: Group portrait of ten employees of the Rennebohm's drugstore #12 at 2526 Monroe Street, posed at a Christmas party with Santa Claus.

Date: 1945-03-21 

Description: Major James Baird of Suring, Wisconsin, reads the Milwaukee Journal in Robert Doyle's quarters on Guam in the South Pacific.

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