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Date: 1961 

Description: Father Augustin Nguyen lac Hoa, the fighting priest, sits in a boat on the canal between Binh Hung and Tan Hung Tay. Father Hoa is in uniform and holds a r...

Date: 1938-04-28 

Description: Governor Philip F. La Follette of Wisconsin on the night when he delivered his "National Progressives of America" speech. Behind him is Morris Rubin, edito...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A Soldiers Memorial Roster. "Olmsted Guards" Mustered into U.S. service October 23rd 1862 Roll for Company D 27th Regiment, Wisconsin Volunteers.

Photograph

Louis P. Harvey

Date: 1860 

Description: Portrait of Republican Louis P. Harvey, while he was Wisconsin secretary of state (1860-1861). Harvey became governor in January, 1862, but drowned in the...

Photograph

Leland S. McParland

Date: 1964 

Description: Leland S. McParland (Dem.), Born Thorp, Dec. 18, 1896; married. Educated Thorp schools; Oshkosh State Coll. 2 years; studied law at Marquette Univ. Practic...

Photograph

Victor Ehr

Date:  

Description: Victor Ehr, in town on a visit, sits for portrait.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Erwin Knoll, then a reporter with the Newhouse Newspapers, interviewing Senator Clifford Case of New Jersey. Knoll later became the editor of the Progre...

Date: 1941 

Description: Poster created by the National Dairy Council, to promote the dairy industry. Poster text reads: "Make America Strong! by Making Americans Stronger. June Da...

Photograph

Lucian H. Palmer

Date: 1907 

Description: Portrait of Lucian (or Lucien) H. Palmer from the 1907 composite image of the Wisconsin Assembly. In 1906, Palmer (a Republican) was the first African Amer...

Photograph

Kissing Babies

Date:  date unknown

Description: Kissing babies, a hallmark of political campaigning. The candidate here is Congressman David R. Obey. The baby is unidentified.

Date:  date unknown

Description: A path leads to the main and side entrances of the Eau Claire State Normal School. On the left side of the school, automobiles are parked. The State Norm...

Photograph

Thad Wasilewsky

Date:  

Description: Gauer maintains this photograph was taken because of the man's interesting look. Man talked repeatedly with Vail and Vonier about running for office, but n...

Photograph

Leland S. McParland

Date: 1942 ca.

Description: Leland S. McParland, (Dem.), Born Thorp, Dec. 18, 1896; married. Educated Thorp schools; Oshkosh State Coll. 2 years; studied law at Marquette Univ. Practi...

Date: 1957 

Description: Daisy Bates, who is wearing a fur, poses with other people at an NAACP event.

Date:  

Description: Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) cook staff. Harold Gauer had joined the CCC for a year at a dollar a day in the late 1930's.

Date: 1935 ca.

Description: Sons of the American Legion in formation outside the Witt Studio. Two of them hold flags. Names are (left to right), Don Frank, Jerry Zander, Ralph Meyer,...

Date: 1854 after

Description: A plaque declares the birthplace of the Republican Party.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Waist-up portrait of Andrew Jackson engraved from a painting by Longacre.

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: View of the canal.

Date: 1986 ca.

Description: Stratcom action photo, with several protesters kneeling behind a line with soldiers on the other side. In the background are a fence, missile, rocket and t...

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