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Photographer David Giffey Captures Details of Migrant Worker Life

Learn about migrant worker life in Wisconsin and Texas captured by Wisconsin-born photojournalist David Giffey.

A Visual Biography, 1908-1957

Learn about the four years Senator Joseph McCarthy held the nation in his grasp with his anti-Communist rhetoric.

Learn more about the 1904 fire that destroyed the third Wisconsin State Capitol.

This image gallery depicts Madison, Wisconsin, as a hub of dynamic social, political and cultrual change from the 1960s through the mid-1970s.

Images relating to Daisy Bates, former Arkansas NAACP President

View photographs from the collection of Daisy Bates, an American civil rights activist, publisher and writer.

1850-2009

Photographs of political campaign techniques of the past.

Carrie Chapman Catt: A Life of Service

View Carrie Chapman Catt's glass lantern slides from her travels as an activist for women's rights and world peace.

View Edmund Eisenscher's photographs of the personal and work life of Milwaukee union members from 1938-1956

Underground Newspapers of the 1960s and 1970s

Images of the Wisconsin Historical Society's collection of underground newspapers.

View images produced by the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, while they were challenging a white, supremacist delegation.

View this image collection of the Wisconsin Democratic Senator William Proxmire.

Read an overview of this pivotal event in the nation's civil rights era
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