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Wisconsin United

Date:  date unknown

Description: There's nothing like a threat to the fortunes of the dairy business to bring Wisconsin political leaders together. Here two Republicans and two Democrats t...

Date: 1983 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (standing below the C) greets a delegation from Wisconsin that accompanied the official Capitol Christmas Tree cut in the Chequam...

Date: 1906-01 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief Albert Waters, successor to Chief Joseph, in native dress with headdress and ornaments. Part of Shahaptian and Nez-Perce Tribes.

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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...

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Mayo School

Date: 1931 ca.

Description: Students pose in front of the Mayo School, District No. 1. There are large pine trees around the one-story building and a low fence in front. A "Mayo Schoo...

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The Ladies' Room

Date:  date unknown

Description: A view of the Ladies' Room at the Washington Trust Co., with a fireplace, mirror, chairs, and other decorations.

Date: 1906-01 

Description: Portrait of Grabbing Bear in Partial Native Dress. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Brule Tribes

Date: 1954-11-08 

Description: For a publicity photograph on the day the Senate censure proceedings began, Joseph R. McCarthy and Mrs. McCarthy posed for this photograph of him reading w...

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Abraham Lincoln

Date: 1864-02-09 

Description: Formal portrait of Abraham Lincoln, seated.

Date: 1983-12-14 

Description: U.S. Representative David Obey, his wife Joan and their son Douglas pose with Connie G. Hicks (with guitar) and U.S. Representative Tom Petri. Between Doug...

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Committee Meeting

Date: 1979 

Description: Congressman David Obey of Wisconsin leans over to confer with Congressman Tim Wirth during a meeting of the House Budget Committee. Obey's aide Scott Lill...

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Gorbachev and Obey

Date: 1992 

Description: Congressman David R. Obey (standing) of Wisconsin shakes hands with former Soviet President Mikhal Gorbachev at a diplomatic luncheon in Washington. Also w...

Date: 1972-09 

Description: Congressman Robert Kastenmeier and Senator Gaylord Nelson in Nelson's office.

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Churchill and Leahy

Date: 1946-02-10 

Description: Admiral William D. Leahy, the personal representative of President Truman, greets former Prime Minister Winston Churchill at the Washington D.C. airport. L...

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Automobile Club

Date:  date unknown

Description: The Automobile Club, arranged in a long line of automobiles, ready for the day's ride.

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Anna M. Fox

Date: 1890 ca.

Description: Formal studio portrait in front of a painted background of Anna Fox, who married William F. Vilas of Madison, Wisconsin. This photograph was taken in Washi...

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: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Chief of Loafer Band, Ta-Semke-Tokeco, called Paul Strange Horse, in native dress with headdress, breastplate and holding bag. Part of S...

Date: 1983 

Description: Elevated view of crowd gathered in front of the U.S. Capitol for the lighting of the Capitol Christmas Tree. The tree was cut in the Chequamegon National F...

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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),...

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