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Description: Joseph R. McCarthy opens congratulatory telegrams after his primary election victory over Senator Robert M. La Follette, Jr., a victory which ended the La...
Description: Truck and float decorated for the Democratic Party. Sign on truck says "Eau Claire Co. Democratic Party", and signs on float say, "Hewlitt Sheriff", and "R...
Date: 1964 ca.
Description: Campaign posters for two Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) candidates, Aaron Henry and Fannie Lou Hamer.
Description: Senator Joseph R. McCarthy being interviewed by a newsreel crew after his victory in the 1952 Republican primary election. McCarthy was celebrating at the...
Description: Gauer maintains this photograph was taken because of the man's interesting look. Man talked repeatedly with Vail and Vonier about running for office, but n...
Description: A woman stands near a sign welcoming Democrats to Racine County. Political signs say: "Lt. Governor Hephner", "Garvey U.S. Senate", and Matt Flynn U.S. Sen...
Description: William Proxmire, his wife, and his supporters celebrate his victory in the special election to fill the Senate seat vacated upon the death of Joseph McCar...
Description: View from audience of William Jennings Bryan, as Democratic nominee for election to the presidency, addressing a crowd, estimated at 15,000 people, at a st...
Description: John P. Duffy, Green Bay, (seated) and Ray Forcier, Eau Claire, huddle at Convention Hall. Forcier is on the rules committee.
Description: Two drawings of The National Republican Convention Headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, at the Grand Pacific Hotel. The Blaine Headquarters.
Description: Official Primary ballot Tuesday September, 1912. City of Madison-Tenth Ward for the Democratic Party.
Date: 1960-07-26 ca.
Description: Wisconsin Republicans stand for their portrait at a recption while attending the Republican National Convention. They are wearing buttons for "Byrnes for V...
Description: Republican Presidential candidate Wendell Willkie with Foster B. Porter (R-Bloomington), during Willkie's 1944 campaign.
Description: Republican Congressman Alvin O'Konski (left) and Democrat David R. Obey (right) during a break in their campaign debate. Because of redistricting after the...
Description: Political poster of Gauer in costume as a candidate for mayor, taken post-Zeidler campaign. Gauer says his motto was: "...clean city hall of deadwood and r...
Date: 1971 ca.
Description: Larry Frances O'Brien, Jr. campaigning with group of women in matching outfits holding signs that say, "Victory in '70", "Wisconsin welcomes O'Brien", and...
Description: After winning the election, Governor-elect Lee Sherman Dreyfus raises his arms in triumph as he speaks to his cheering supporters.
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...
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: 1952 ca.
Description: Reuss on his front porch. Photograph was to be used for campaign literature. Reuss had just returned from government service in Europe post World War II.
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