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Date: 1898-11 

Description: Studio portrait of Oto man, (George) Arkeketah, Head Chief. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Otoe Tribes. He wears two medals and holds an axe.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief Mato-He-Hlogeco or Matho-Hexaloketca or Hu-Hu-Lo (Hollow Horn Bear or Bones) or Hoo-Hoo (The Bone), Son of Maza-Pankisko (Iron She...

Photograph

White House

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across street of the White House from the north side. A small crane stands in front of the building, while scaffolding is on the roof. The top of the...

Date:  ca.

Description: Portrait (Front) of Ne-sort-scinna, called Four Horns, in partial native dress with ornament. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Blackfoot Tribes.

Photograph

Titanic Survivors

Date:  date unknown

Description: Survivors of the Titanic sinking with Congressman William J. Cary and his Secretary, Richard P. Momsen, in front of the United States Capitol.

Date: 1973 

Description: Bill Henshaw, a disabled, wheelchair-bound Vietnam veteran, at a Vietnam Veterans Against the War demonstration during the Nixon Inauguration in 1973.

Photograph

Washington Monument

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across water of the Washington Monument from the Constitution Gardens Pond.

Photograph

The People Speak

Date:  date unknown

Description: Fred Wertheimer, (fourth from the right) of Common Cause, delivers bags of citizen petitions to Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey, (third from the left),...

Date: 1934 ca.

Description: An original lithograph promoting Washington, D.C. as "the city that every American should know," and to get there by way of train travel. The poster depic...

Photograph

David Brooks

Date: 2012-02-21 

Description: Snapshot of "New York Times" columnist David Brooks, holding a cup of coffee, at the National Press Club Building.

Date: 1900-03 

Description: Studio portrait (Profile) of Chief Paul Showeway with horned headdress and ornaments and holding a fan. Part of Waulatpuan and Cayuse Tribes.

Date: 1906-02 

Description: Profile portrait of Ponca man, Mi'-xa-ton-ga or Me-kon-tunga (Big Goose). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Ponca Tribes.

Date: 1905-04 

Description: Waist-up studio portrait of William Charley, interpreter, in native dress with horned headdress. Part of Shahaptian and Umatilla Tribes.

Date: 1924 

Description: Portrait of Robert M. La Follette, Sr., on the right, in discussion with his son, Robert M. La Follette, Jr. This photograph was taken during the same yea...

Photograph

The White House

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the White House from the front lawn showing blooming flowers and small groups of people gathered by the drive.

Book or Pamphlet

U.S. Capitol after the Fire

Date: 1814 

Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Capitol building after the fire in August. The Federal building was burned by British forces during the War of 1812. In the foreg...

Date: 1902-02 

Description: Portrait (Front) of Ray-Tah-Cotz-Tay-Sah (Roaming Chief) in partial native dress with peace medal, bear claw necklace. Part of Caddoan and Pawnee Tribes.

Date: 1901-02 

Description: Studio portrait of George Caperty in partial native dress with ornaments and beaded bag. Part of Shahaptian and Yakima Tribes

Date: 1947 after

Description: President Harry S. Truman and Secretary of State George C. Marshall. After World War II President Truman appointed Marshall as his special emissary to Chi...

Photograph

Inauguration Day

Date: 1969-01-20 

Description: Elevated view of special guests leaving the platform after the inauguration of Richard Nixon. In the center can be seen Wisconsin Congressman Melvin Laird,...

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