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Date: 1950 ca.
Description: View across street of the White House from the north side. A small crane stands in front of the building, while scaffolding is on the roof. The top of the...
Date: date unknown
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (left) and Wisconsin Senator Herb Kohl at a fundraiser for Obey. Jim Chapman is the man between them.
Description: View across water of the Washington Monument from the Constitution Gardens Pond.
Historic Name: Pottawatomie Lighthouse
Reference Number: 79000074
Description: Scott Lilly, a senior policy adviser to Congressman David R. Obey, who formed the Capitol Offenses, a blue grass band with which Obey also played.
Description: View across lawn looking down from hill towards a body of water, with a far shoreline in the distance. Treetops are further down the hill. There is a man w...
Date: 2003 ca.
Description: Secretary of State Colin Powell, Congressman David Obey and and Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi stand together at a gathering.
County: Eau Claire
Historic Name: FRED NEWTON HOUSE
Reference Number: 224254
Description: Portrait of a woman standing in a yard next to a maple tree, holding a child in her arms,
Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Senator William Proxmire outside the Capitol building in Washington, D.C.
Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (facing away from the camera) with Democratic leaders John McCormack and Carl Albert. The photograph was taken for a br...
Historic Name: NEWTON BARN
Reference Number: 224255
Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with a cutaway model of an Apollo rocket. Behind him on a wall are portraits of Dwight D. Eisenhower and John F. Kennedy.
Description: President Richard Nixon meets with Secretary of the Navy John Chafee, Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird of Wisconsin, and Secretary of State Henry Kissinge...
Date: 1980 ca.
Description: Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of the United States, enjoys a moment with his mother, "Miss Lillian" Carter at the White House.
Description: President Bill Clinton shakes hands with Nelson during the award ceremony. Clinton added a message and his signature at the bottom of the photograph.
Description: Congressman David Obey of Wisconsin leans over to confer with Congressman Tim Wirth during a meeting of the House Budget Committee. Obey's aide Scott Lill...
Description: At the annual dinner of the White House Correspondents Association, President Franklin Roosevelt congratulates Raymond Brandt, the winner of the Clapper Aw...
Historic Name: NEWTON GARAGE
Reference Number: 224256
Historic Name: Big Bass Resort
Reference Number: 132169
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