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Date:  date unknown

Description: Newton Minow stands before many microphones making a public speech.

Date: 1912 

Description: Suffragist Katherine Waugh McCullough speaks from an open car.

Newspaper Article/Clipping

Drawing of Thomas I. Kidd

Date: 1895 ca.

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

Date: 1969 

Description: Father Groppi speaking at demonstration in the Wisconsin State Capitol Assembly Chamber.

Date: 1895 ca.

Description: Three-quarter length drawing of Clarence Darrow speaking at the People's Party Convention held at Uhlrich's Hall in Chicago.


Anti-Klan Rally


Description: Civil rights activist Anne Braden speaking to a rally that was called by the National Anti-Klan Network, an organization of which she was a founder.

Date: 1982 

Description: Victory celebration for Eddie Carthan, the black activist mayor of Tchula, Mississippi. Carthan was convicted on charges of robbery and murder in 1981. Thi...


Speaker and Crowd

Date: 1940 ca.

Description: View from across street of a crowd sitting on the porch, lawn and street in front of the Elks Lodge (Al. Ringling house) listening to a speaker standing at...

Date: 1955-05-18 

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


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...

Date: 1998-07 

Description: "The Brownsville Village President, Ron Sabel, speaks at the dedication of Dale R. Michels Memorial Park."

Date: 1983 

Description: Eddie Carthan, the black mayor of Tchula, Mississippi, seen at the party celebrating the commutation of his sentence. Carthan was jailed on charges though...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Senator William Proxmire gives a speech in front of many microphones, wearing eyeglasses.

Date: 1962 ca.

Description: Nelson stands at a podium and addresses a crowd during a Democratic Convention, probably during the 1962 Senate elections. Behind Nelson are three oversize...

Date: 1946-07-02 

Description: United Nations poll, conducted by the League of Women Voters. Image appeared in the Capital Times Newspaper.

Date: 1923 ca.

Description: Marquette University dean, Archibald J. Tallmadge, S.J. delivers a speech at the 250th anniversary celebration of the discovery of the Mississippi River by...

Date: 1960-10-28 

Description: Panelists gather for the Madison City PTA Council's "Panel of Americans" program. On left is Prof. Arthur P. Miles of the UW department of social work and...

Date: 1982-04-20 

Description: Nick Stassi, proprietor of Stassi's Children's Shoes, giving a speech about the Greenbush neighborhood at a "Tell It Like It Was" oral history event at the...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Demonstration class sponsored by the Agricultural Extension.

Date: 1936-10-04 

Description: Senator Robert M. La Follette, Jr., speaking to a Progressive Party rally at Mauston, Wisconsin. Bob, Jr., became senator after the death of his father, R...

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