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Date: 1913 

Description: Professor Perry G. Holden demonstrates the benefits of growing alfalfa to a group of men, women, and children standing in a crossroads in a commercial area...

Date: 1966 

Description: Jesus Salas, in a white shirt and standing in front of the microphone with his arm raised, addresses a rally at the top of the steps in front of Waushara C...

Book or Pamphlet

Orator

Date: 1941 before

Description: Woodcut illustration of a man speaking at a podium.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Side view of a woman standing outdoors on a hill in front of a microphone, looking at the audience that has gathered on the lawn below her. On the left som...

Date: 1903 

Description: Handbill advertising two lectures at the Monona Lake Assembly, near Madison in July 1903. First was a debate on "The Negro Problem" between Senator J.R. B...

Photograph

Union Solidarity

Date:  date unknown

Description: In this uncaptioned photograph from their archives, members of the United Packinghouse Workers union are seen standing on two sound trucks speaking to the...

Photograph

Wayne Morse

Date: 1966-05-28 

Description: Oregon senator Wayne Morse, who was one of the early opponents of the war in Vietnam, speaking at a rally. Morse was born in Wisconsin.

Date: 1949-11-04 

Description: Prime Minister Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru of India speaks to a crowd gathered at the UW Union Terrace from a Union Theater outdoor balcony.

Print

Rural Burial

Date:  date unknown

Description: Engraved view of a country burial in the snow. A clergyman reads a blessing as a mourner kneels near the grave. A group of mourners bow their heads. A team...

Date: 1936 

Description: Governor Philip La Follette speaking to the crowd at a Progressive Party picnic in Wausau, Wisconsin.

Date: 1970-12 ca.

Description: Poster advertising for a rally at the Wisconsin State Capitol. Speakers include Fania Davis Jordan (Angela Davis' sister), Abner Spence, and Frank Battagli...

Date: 1971-05 ca.

Description: John Kerry, then a leader of Vietnam Veterans Against the War, stands at the microphone, flanked by another Vietnam veteran at a rally to "Dump the War."

Date: 1968-08-14 

Description: Arthur Altmeyer stands at the podium speaking about the 33rd anniversary of the Social Security bill. Wilbur Cohen and Robert Ball and an unidentified man...

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Drawing of Thomas I. Kidd

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Three-quarter-length drawing of Thomas Kidd speaking and gesturing.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A woman identified as Unita Blackwell speaks before an audience at a Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) function.

Photograph

Flag Presentation

Date: 1989 

Description: At the dedication of the Blue Cross/Blue Shield facilty, Congressman David R. Obey was present to present a flag that had flown over the United States Capi...

Photograph

John L. Lewis

Date:  date unknown

Description: John L. Lewis, president of the United Mine Works of America, speaking at a hearing.

Photograph

Obey Portrait

Date: 1970 ca.

Description: A casual portrait of Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey taken during the mid-1970s. It must have been a favorite, for it appeared in his campaign literatu...

Date: 1931-11-24 

Description: Governor Philip F. La Follette delivers a special message on welfare relief to a special session of the legislature in the assembly chamber of the Wisconsi...

Date: 1955-05-18 

Description: Architect Frank Lloyd Wright speaking at a hearing at the Wisconsin State Capitol. The hearing was held in the Education and Transportation Offices, room 3...

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