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Description: Panoramic group portrait of the Conference on National Defense, taken on the steps of the White House.
Date: 1921 ca.
Description: A general view of the Disarmament Conference in Memorial Continental Hall from the balcony. Politicians sit around tables, and an audience gathers on the...
Date: 1887-09 before
Description: Interior menu pages of the Ninth International Medical Congress, with a woman in a head wrap and skirt decorated with stars pouring liquid from a jug into...
Date: 1948-12-11 before
Description: Two cartoons (by Clifford K. Berryman?) for the winter dinner of the Gridiron Club, each entitled, "Gridiron Forecast 1948": one of Thomas Dewey holding a...
Description: Congressman David R. Obey (standing below the C) greets a delegation from Wisconsin that accompanied the official Capitol Christmas Tree cut in the Chequam...
Date: 1973-08-08 ca.
Description: At a press conference northern representatives joined together to press their respective states to use newly appropriated funds to improve U.S. Highway 2 f...
Date: 1934 ca.
Description: An original lithograph promoting Washington, D.C. as "the city that every American should know," and to get there by way of train travel. The poster depic...
Description: An informal moment during a photography session in the office of Senator Gaylord Nelson. Included, left to right, are Senator William Proxmire, Congressman...
Description: Elevated view of special guests leaving the platform after the inauguration of Richard Nixon. In the center can be seen Wisconsin Congressman Melvin Laird,...
Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with a model of a missile pointed at a map of Cuba.
Description: Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird and King Hussein of Jordan at a diplomatic reception in Washington, D.C. Hussein was on personal mission to attempt to c...
Description: As chairman of the Senate Investigating Committee Senator Joseph R. McCarthy traveled to New York City to hold closed hearings on alleged Communist espiona...
Date: date unknown
Description: View of a statue of George Washington in classical Roman guise by Horatio Greenough (1805-1852). The statue, commissioned in 1832 for the centennial of U.S...
Description: Robert and Geraldine Novak with President and Mrs. George W. Bush at a holiday reception at the White House.
Description: James L. Farmer, Jr. of CORE, speaking at a national conference of the United Packinghouse Workers of America. James Leonard Farmer, Jr. was a civil rights...
Description: President Lyndon Johnson meets with the press in the Cabinet meeting room.
Description: President Andrew Johnson and members of various Indian delegations and the White House staff pose outside the White House together.
Description: Nelson is sworn into office by Vice President Lyndon Johnson.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman Ron Kind standing at the entrance of his Washington office.
Description: Congressman Robert Kastenmeier and Senator Gaylord Nelson in Nelson's office.
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