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Date: 1950-05-14 

Description: A peace demonstration was present on Breese Terrace, Regent Street, Little Street and Monroe Street as President Truman arrived for a speech at the Field H...

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: A cartoon drawing of the statue of liberty with her hands in the air and her torch falling towards the ground. Below her are six men pointing guns at her....

Date: 1972-11 

Description: Vietnam anti-war poster proclaiming that the human cost of the war has been six million people under Nixon's term as President. Features a picture of Presi...

Date: 1908-07-16 

Description: Document outlining the platform of the Prohibition party. The document is decorated with scrollwork and calligraphy.

Date: 2004-05-07 

Description: Protesters at Bush-Cheney rally. A sign reads: "Neo-colonialism - an "American" obsession.

Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: President Barack Obama greets supporters at rally.

Date: 1972-11 

Description: Poster supporting John Heasley for Wisconsin State Representative, in the 77th Assembly District. Features a blue image of Heasley with red text.

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: A woman and child carry CORE picket signs protesting school segregation.

Date: 1918 ca.

Description: Political placard that reads "St. John Fanatics and Shot-Gun Democrats Take Back Seats." Below that is a rule, then the text "The above is one of the motto...

Photograph

Obama Supporters

Date: 2008-10-10 

Description: Seated Obama supporters hold American flags and signs, and a "Change" banner hangs behind them.

Date: 1944-03 

Description: Republican Presidential candidate Wendell Willkie with Lawrence J. Brody (R-La Crosse), and Foster B. Porter (R-Bloomington), during Willkie's 1944 campaig...

Date: 1972-09 

Description: Campaign poster for 1972 Democratic Presidential nominee George McGovern, who lost the election to Richard Nixon. Features a large screen printed brown pic...

Date: 1958 ca.

Description: Nelson talks with a gentleman at a campaign booth, at the State Fair, during his run for Governor. In the background there are several campaign signs endor...

Photograph

Person Unknown

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Description: Unknown person, sometime during the Fred Clausen campaign, in Milt Polland's office.

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

Date: 2008-10-01 

Description: President Barack Obama speaks at rally.

Date: 1972-03 ca.

Description: Large poster publicizing a public appearance of John Lindsay, former mayor of New York and 1972 Democratic Presidential hopeful. Meeting took place in fron...

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Description: Humorous photograph of Gauer hawking his just published book: "How to Win in Politics." He is standing in front of a wall with multiple copies of a small s...

Date: 1904 ca.

Description: A Republican campaign placard that could be hung by a red, white and blue ribbon threaded through eyelets at the top. Portraits of Theodore Roosevelt (cand...

Photograph

We Like Ike

Date: 1952-05-09 

Description: Madison supporters of the Presidential candidacy of Dwight Eisenhower at campaign headquarters. Eisenhower had not yet formally declared his candidacy. A...

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