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Date: 2003-11-08 

Description: Congressman David Obey outdoors at Riverview Terrace for the dedication of the Obey Room. He is standing with his close friend Martin Hanson. A lawn and tr...

Date: 1917 

Description: Poster publicizing a speech on Socialism by Emil Seidel, former mayor of Milwaukee.

Date: 1951-03-24 before

Description: Menu mounted on gold-bordered board with the enameled metal coat of arms of Argentina affixed to the front cover and inscriptions from Juan ("A Mr Altmeyer...

Date: 1951-12-11 

Description: Crowd gathered for a dinner that honored Senator Joseph R. McCarthy. Behind the elevated head table is a large portrait of the Senator.

Date: 1917 

Description: Senator Elihu Root addressing Russian soldiers at Perm. Root is standing near the Imperial train that carried members of the Root Commission.

Date:  date unknown

Description: Congressman David Obey outdoors in a group of men listening to a speaker in the Middle East. They are surrounded by tents.

View a pictorial review of the Wisconsin State Fair from 1851 when it began.

Date: 1959-03-31 

Description: Portrait of Henry May, member of the New Zealand Parliament. May was a guest of the U.S. State Department and visited and spoke in several cities and in co...

Date: 1860 

Description: Waist-up oval portrait of Charles Hammarquist, Representative in the Wisconsin Assembly from Fort Atkinson.

Date: 1917 

Description: Senator Elihu Root addressing Russian soldiers at Perm. Root is standing near the Imperial train that carried members of the Root Commission.

Date: 1906 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., at the beginning of his tenure as U.S. senator from Wisconsin.

Date:  date unknown

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

Date:  date unknown

Description: Slightly elevated view of Ronald Reagan standing outdoors among a crowd of young people and shaking hands. Someone in the crowd is holding a large sign tha...

Date: 2001-07 

Description: David Obey poses with Park Ranger Bob MacKreth on the left and Martin Hanson on the right. They are standing on the beach with water and land in the backgr...

Photograph

Touching Hands

Date: 1964 ca.

Description: Governor Warren P. Knowles reaches up to touch the hand of a girl at the Lincoln Memorial on the University of Wisconsin-Madison campus. The girl seated, c...

Historical Essay

Kilbourn, Byron (1801-1870)

Land Speculator and Politician

Brief biography of surveyor, land speculator, railroad promoter and politician Byron Kilbourn, twice elected mayor of Milwaukee.

Date: 1944-12-06 ca.

Description: Wisconsin Governor Walter S. Goodland seated at his desk in the Capitol with pipe in hand.

Date: 1924 ca.

Description: Robert M. La Follette standing and holding a pipe. Philip La Follette stands in the background in the shadows.

Date: 1952-10-03 ca.

Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy and Governor Walter J. Kohler, Jr., seated together in the Eisenhower Presidential campaign train dining car.

Date: 1928 

Description: The groundbreaking ceremony for the new airport hangar at Wausau. Governor Fred R. Zimmerman, who can be seen on the right (elevated above the crowd and we...

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