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Date: 1965 before
Description: Jim Dombrowski, Secretary of Highlander Folk School, lecturing using an Amalgamated Clothing Workers Visual-Lecture Sheet.
Description: Oil company executive George H.W. Bush was chairman of the Harris County Republican Party in 1964 when he made an unsuccessful run for the U.S. Senate. He...
Description: A ham radio operator uses his home radio equipment to allow Wisconsin residents far from home to link to family members via a radio-phone connection.
Description: A white male Freedom Summer volunteer teaches African-American students in a Freedom School in Priest Creek Baptist Church.
Date: 1962 ca.
Description: View down side of street of a group of African-American men and women walking down the sidewalk on the left near a store called "Sonny's Curb Mkt." In the...
Description: Funeral at Binh Hung, Vietnam for several members of the Vietnamese Sea Swallows battallion who were killed in combat against Viet Cong forces on May 29. U...
Date: 1961 ca.
Description: No. 15. Volcano Trading Post and Museum. Building originally erected in 1851. "Old Abe," the famous Civil War cannon, was smuggled into Volcano in a coffin...
Description: A casual portrait of John W. Byrnes seated at a desk, with a "Member Of Congress" plaque on the wall behind him.
Description: This map shows proposed streets, arterial and collector streets, lot numbers and dimensions, parks, the disposal plant, a ball park, and school property. T...
Description: Medical examination of a boy in a refugee camp in the mountain region of Vietnam on the border of Laos. Treatment provided by a joint MEDICO/U.S. Army huma...
Date: 1960 ca.
Description: Tall trees in a snowy forest on a sunny day.
Description: Trees in bloom and black branches against the light, taken in a pasture.
Description: View down side of street of a group of African American men and women walking along a sidewalk. On the right cars are coming up the street. Across the stre...
Date: 1965-04-18 ca.
Description: The "Early American Country Store Farm Museum." Storefront view of an antique shop with various farm implements on its front porch.
Date: 1966-05-30 ca.
Description: View from hill of cows grazing below in a pasture, as seen through a cluster of trees in bud.
Description: Composite panoramic view of the south side of the 100 block of State Street. Businesses include: Brathaus, The Perfume Shop, Lou's Tobacco Bar, Pattie Wago...
Description: Tibor Zana, a refugee from Communist Hungary, is taking over the Kathryn Hubbard School of Dance and renaming it the Madison School of Ballet. He is also...
Date: 1963-06-01 ca.
Description: Exterior view of an old high school building, partly demolished. There is a snow fence in front of the debris.
Description: Jane Evert hangs one of her pictures in the Madison Public Library gallery while other exhibitors watch. The other girls whose work is also being shown are...
Description: A three-year-old poses with a man-sized shovel of soil during a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of a new preschool. Behind him is a large steam shovel.
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