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Date: 1862-04 before

Description: Hand-tinted stationery showing the Capitol in Washington, D.C. in 1862. The blue tint on the dome may have been intended to represent the unfinished natur...

Date: 1906-01 

Description: Studio portrait of Yumyekalimpt, called Jesse Stevens, Interpreter for Ahlakat, in partial native dress with headdress and ornaments. Part of Shahaptian an...

Date: 1971-05-20 

Description: President Richard Nixon meeting with his cabinet in the White House. Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird, originally from Marshfield, Wisconsin, is to his l...

Photograph

Mr. Harmonica Man

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, who formed a bluegrass band known as the Capital Offenses, played the harmonica in the State Capital rotunda at the me...

Date: 1955 

Description: Elevated view of the first national convention after the merger of the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations.

Date: 1917-03-12 

Description: President Wilson leaves the White House in a black car on his way to the Capitol to take oath.

Date: 1961-01-25 

Description: Waist-up portrait of President John F. Kennedy standing at a podium at his first press conference.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Yankton Dakota man, Cetan Wakute (Shooting Hawk. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankton Tribes.

Date: 1971-07-22 

Description: President Richard Nixon speaks on the telephone in the Oval Office of the White House, while Secretary of Defense Melvin Laird waits to report on his recen...

Date: 1964-04-04 

Description: President Lyndon Johnson meets with the press in the Cabinet meeting room.

Photograph

Ohnstein Cottage

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: View from water of a child playing near a playpen on the lawn of a one and one-half story cottage on a slope along the shore of a lake. There is a stone se...

Photograph

The School at Work

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Students work at their desks in the Mayo School, District No. 1. A row of books forms the foreground; history lessons from the time of reconstruction after...

Date:  

Description: View of the interior of the House of Representatives in the National Capitol.

Date: 1985-02-07 

Description: David R. Obey of Wisconsin, chair of the Joint Economic Committee. Opposite him, (in the foreground) is Secretary of Agriculture John R. Block, testifying...

Date: 1899-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief Charkshepshutsker (Red Eagle), also known as Henry French, in partial native dress with ornaments. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Winn...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A textbook print of the facade of the Old Stone Courthouse, taken from the path leading up to the building. There is also an inset image of an unidentified...

Date: 1950 before

Description: Students stand at work stations in the machine shop at Bliss Electrical School. They all appear to be wiring something on a mount.

Photograph

Court Packing

Date: 1937 

Description: Snapshot of a break in the deliberations during the famous Roosevelt "Court Packing Case." Journalist Robert S. Allen, who was covering the story, can be s...

Photograph

Mother and Son

Date: 1971 

Description: Joan Obey, wife of Congressman David R. Obey, and their youngest son Douglas. This photograph was taken to illustrate an interview with her about the life...

Date: 1900-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief Paul Showeway with horned headdress and ornaments. Part of Waulatpuan and Cayuse Tribes

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