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Date: 1814 

Description: Etching depicting the burning of Washington, D.C. by the British during the War of 1812. In the foreground are a number of soldiers moving toward the Capit...

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: 1950 ca.

Description: Group portrait of three young people sitting in a row on steps leading up the entrance of a building. The woman in the foreground sits on the second highes...

Photograph

Obey on the Phone

Date: 1976 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey speaking on the phone in his office. Taken in 1976 this image was used in his 1980 campaign brochure with the caption: "trying to...

Date: 1947-12-13 before

Description: Menu from the winter dinner of the Gridiron Club, with a "Where Do We Go from Here?" cartoon by Clifford K. Berryman of President Truman as each rider on a...

Photograph

Eliza Scidmore

Date:  date unknown

Description: A studio portrait of a young Eliza Ruhamah Scidmore in a light-colored dress. She is leaning against a wood railing.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the Thomas Jefferson Memorial from the street, with people walking, sitting and standing on the sidewalk and on the stairs leading up to the memori...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Girl Scouts of Washington, D.C. celebrate Labor Day by mailing out photographs of the uniform pledge cards of the U.S. Food Administration.

Photograph

Lakefront View

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: View of Lake Michigan as seen from the lakefront property owned by Mr. Lloyd Lehman. Mrs. Lehman, and a neighbor, Patti O'Connell, attempt to set a dinner...

Date: 1986-03-06 

Description: Secretary of State George Schultz during the Reagan Administration (second from the left) testifying before the Foreign Operations Subcommittee. Leaning fo...

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...

Photograph

William T. Evjue

Date: 1950-04-26 

Description: William T. Evjue, editor and publisher of the Madison "Capital Times", who was well-known for his "crusades" such as his opposition to gambling, Senator Jo...

Date: 1905 

Description: Studio portrait of Yankton Dakota man, Canhdeska Tawa (His Hoop). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankton Tribes.

Date: 1921 ca.

Description: A general view of the Disarmament Conference in Memorial Continental Hall from the balcony. Politicians sit around tables, and an audience gathers on the...

Date: ????-03 

Description: Portrait (Front) 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 Sh...

Photograph

Harry S. Truman

Date: 1947 ca.

Description: Harry S. Truman in the oval office standing behind his desk.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Portrait (Front) of Padani-Kokipa-Sni (Not Afraid of Pawnee) in native dress with necklace, possibly snakeskin, and medal. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankt...

Date: 1900-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Ponca man, Mon-chu'-hin-xte or Hairy (Grizzly) Bear, chief, wearing a medal. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Ponca Tribes.

Date: 1909-01 

Description: Studio portrait of two boys, Wilbert and Rosses Deon, both in partial native dress with headdresses. Part of Siouan (Sioux)and Brule Tribes

Photograph

Obey and Proxmire

Date: 1970-06 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey and Senator William Proxmire outside the Capitol building in Washington, D.C. The photograph was taken for use in the campaign li...

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