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Obey and Proxmire

Date:  date unknown

Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Senator William Proxmire outside the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.

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Cemetery Monument

Date: 1964-08-22 

Description: The Hansen monument in a Washington Island cemetery. The monument is surrounded by a cluster of Tiger Lillies which are no longer blooming.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Smithsonian Institute's 'Castle' building from a nearby lawn. The sprawling, crenelated, multi-part stone structure is bordered by some tree...

Date: 1900-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief Paul Showeway in partial native dress with horned headdress and ornaments. Part of Waulatpuan and Cayuse Tribes.

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Jim Lane

Date: 1865 ca.

Description: Vignetted carte-de-visite portrait of Jim Lane. Additional information about him is not known.

Date: 1964-08-22 ca.

Description: A grove of cedar trees on Schoolhouse Beach. Lake Michigan is visible through the trees and a picnic table is placed near the shoreline.

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Court Packing

Date: 1937 

Description: Snapshot of a break in the deliberations during the famous Roosevelt "Court Packing Case." Journalist Robert S. Allen, who was covering the story, can be s...

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Obey on the Phone

Date: 1976 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey speaking on the phone in his office. Taken in 1976 this image was used in his 1980 campaign brochure with the caption: "trying to...

Date: 1906-02 

Description: Profile studio portrait of Ponca man, Wa-non'-she-zhin-ga or Little Soldier. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Ponka Tribes.

Date: 1955 

Description: Elevated view of the first national convention after the merger of the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations.

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Major George Bill

Date:  date unknown

Description: Seated carte-de-visite portrait of Major George Bill, 7th Wisconsin Infantry.

Date: 1900-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief Paul Showeway with horned headdress and ornaments. Part of Waulatpuan and Cayuse Tribes

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Anderson's Dock

Date:  

Description: Anderson's Dock, Detroit Harbor in Washington Island.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A number of horse-drawn carriages gathered at Market Square in Washington, GA. A large clock tower is visible in the background.

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Budget Meeting

Date: 1979 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin confers with his aide, Scott Lilly, during a meeting of the House Budget Committee.

Date: 1948 

Description: Robert Fischelis and H.A.B. Dunning examine the War Memorial at the American Pharmaceutical Association Headquarters building.

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Veblen Cottage

Date: 1964-08-24 ca.

Description: A line of laundry dries in the wind outside the former cottage of noted economist Thorstein Veblen. He used the small building to the right of the house as...

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Titanic Survivors

Date:  date unknown

Description: Survivors of the Titanic sinking with Congressman William J. Cary and his Secretary, Richard P. Momsen, in front of the United States Capitol.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of a bas-relief sculpture on a pediment of a building. The top features two angels on each side of Mary and Jesus. Text below the sculpture reads, "...

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Robert M. La Follette, Sr., striking an emphatic pose with his fist raised over his hand. This photograph was probably taken for publicity purposes during...

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