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Date: 1905-02 

Description: Studio portrait of Slum-Xi-Sen-Pul (Bear Blood), called Pasquale Antoine, in native dress with headdress. Part of Salishan and Flathead Tribes.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View across lawn looking down from hill towards a body of water, with a far shoreline in the distance. Treetops are further down the hill. There is a man w...

Date: 1972-04-08 before

Description: Front and back of two-sided menu for the annual dinner of the Gridiron Club, with a cartoon by Eldon Pletcher of club president (Edgar A. Poe?) posing with...

Photograph

Budget Meeting

Date: 1979 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin confers with his aide, Scott Lilly, during a meeting of the House Budget Committee.

Date: 1962-10-23 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with a model of a missile. Near him on the desk are an American Flag and a globe.

Manuscript

Washington, D.C.

Date: 1861-08 ca.

Description: Large-format, illustrated stationery purchased by Rudolph Fine, a member of the 6th Wisconsin Infantry in August, 1861, showing the Capitol (in actuality,...

Date: 1964-08-22 ca.

Description: Two men construct an addition to Mr. Jack Myers' house on Washington Island.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief of Loafer Band, Tasemke-Tokeco, called Paul Strange Horse, in native dress with peace medal, headdress, breastplate and holding ba...

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: 1954-05-24 

Description: During the Army-McCarthy Hearings, Senator Joseph R. McCarthy replies to a Presidential statement that the executive responsibility cannot be usurped by an...

Photograph

Vietnam Veteran

Date:  

Description: A candid portrait of a Vietnam veteran with a moustache, wearing a headband with a flower tucked in it, and a Vietnam Veterans Against the War button. He i...

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Smithsonian Institute's 'Castle' building from a nearby lawn. The sprawling, crenelated, multi-part stone structure is bordered by some tree...

Photograph

Posing Together

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Group portrait of several women and men standing together on the stairs leading to the entrance of a building. One man sits separate from the group on the...

Date: 1906-01 

Description: Portrait (Front) of Grabbing Bear in with breastplate. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Brule Tribes

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: 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.

Photograph

Ruth Finney

Date: 1937 

Description: Journalist Ruth Finney, one of the few women journalists who covered hard news in Washington D.C. Finney was married to columnist Robert S. Allen, but cont...

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: An elevated view of a crowded room. People are in the balcony and also on the main floor, surrounding a group of men on a raised platform in front of a fla...

Date: 1954-03-03 

Description: During the first months of his administration, President Dwight Eisenhower handled Joseph R. McCarthy by publicly ignoring him. However, after the abuse t...

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.

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