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Date: 1814-09-20 

Description: First newspaper printing of "The Star Spangled Banner". Printed six days after the Battle of Fort McHenry, where Frances Scott Key wrote the poem that woul...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Maine Times

Date: 1971-11-26 

Description: Cover of "Maine Times," an underground newspaper, featuring a photograph of a boy holding a rifle and posing next to a deer, suspended from his garage. The...

Date: 1968-12 

Description: Cover of "Fun Travel Adventure," an underground newspaper, depicting a collage of soldiers at Iwo Jima with an oversized, purple flower replacing the Ameri...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

75th Anniversary Observance

Date: 1954-04-25 

Description: Winnebago children and adults are dressed in traditional clothing for the photo. The caption reads: "As part of the 75th anniversary observance of the foun...

Date: 1970-02-17 

Description: Cover of "The Black Panther: Black Community News Service," an underground newspaper, commemorating the birthday of Black Panther Party co-founder Huey New...

Date: 1970-03-17 

Description: Cover of "Burning River Oracle," a free underground newspaper, featuring a drawing of Jesus Christ crucified in front of the silhouette of an urban landsca...

Date: 1968-11-06 

Description: Cover of "San Francisco Express Times," an underground newspaper, featuring a cartoon of a giant pig preparing to eat a personified version of The Statue o...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Monster Bowie Knife

Date: 1860-06-06 

Description: An illustration of the enormous bowie knife that was presented to John F. Potter.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Political Cartoon Comparing Platforms

Date: 1884 

Description: Political cartoon comparing the Democratic Platform with the Republican Platform. The cartoon (Democratic) on the left depicts a poor family wearing rags i...

Date: 1968 ca.

Description: Cover of "The Chicago Seed," an underground newspaper, featuring Santa Claus crucified on a dollar sign. The landscape below is made from collaged advertis...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: Octopus

Date: 1969 

Description: Cover of "Octopus," an underground newspaper, featuring five bearded men being restrained by octopus tentacles, reminiscent of the Roman statue of the Laoc...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Thomas I. Kidd

Date: 1898 

Description: Head and shoulders portrait drawing of Thomas Kidd, defendant in a conspiracy case related to the Oshkosh lumber strike.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Underground Newspaper Cover: The Screw

Date: 1969-05-16 

Description: Cover of "The Screw," an underground newspaper, featuring the naked torso of a woman, holding a pipe in her lap. Caption at the bottom reads, "Warning-to a...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Hosiery Logo

Date:  date unknown

Description: An oval-shaped blue and white logo depicting a woman holding a stocking over her head. Buildings, the sun, and waves are behind her. The text reads: "Wear...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

George Zentner

Date:  date unknown

Description: Head and shoulders portrait drawing of George Zentner of Oshkosh, a member of the Woodworkers Union.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Ramparts Magazine Cover

Date: 1966-04 

Description: Cover of "Ramparts", an underground newspaper, featuring a drawing of then Vietnamese first lady Madame Nhu in a Michigan State University cheerleading uni...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

"Parted On Their Wedding Day" Article

Date: 1934-05-27 

Description: A sensational newspaper article about a newlywed couple encountering a sea serpent which resembles the Loch Ness monster.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Pope's Army Tandem

Date: 1896-02 

Description: Engraved image of a Pope's Army Tandem bicycle outfitted with skis, two sleep rolls, a rifle, and two hand guns.

Date: 1970-04-07 

Description: Cover of "It Ain't Me Babe," an underground comic newspaper, featuring hippie scientists in a lab having just brought to life the bride of Frankenstein. Ma...

Date: 1970-09-16 

Description: Cover of "The Madison Bugle-American," an underground newspaper, featuring a cartoon of a businessman holding a leashed dog, a woman in a lounge dress smok...

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