1
.

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

Learn about the election that was so close that Wisconsin briefly had two governors until one was exposed for tampering with ballots.

Wisconsin photographer David Marcou's images of life in La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Brief biography of newspaperman and eventual Governor (1891-1895)

Historical Essay

Wisconsin's First Election

Here is the story of Wisconsin's first elections.

Discover the famous lithographic company most known for its WWII posters whose goal was to mobilize public support for the American war effort.

Get to know Isaac P. Walker, the first Wisconsin resident to be a presidential candidate contender in 1850.

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

United States Senate campaign banner for Milwaukee Socialist Congressman Victor L. Berger, April 1918. (Museum object #1992.168)

Wisconsin Historical Museum Object – Feature Story

Bandana featuring music score for campaign song "We Want Teddy," used at a Milwaukee campaign rally for Theodore Roosevelt, 1912. (Museum object #1970.204)

View images produced by the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party, while they were challenging a white, supremacist delegation.

1850-2009

Photographs of political campaign techniques of the past.
1

Have Questions?

If you didn't find the material you searched for, our Library Reference Staff can help.

Call our reference desk at 608-264-6535 or email us at:

.
.