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Map or Atlas

Washington Island

Date: 1941 

Description: This 1941 tourist map of Washington Island, Wisconsin, shows points of interest and places of business. Some information is shown pictorially. Rock, Hog, D...

Date: 1965-02-19 

Description: Attorney General Nicholas Kastenbach administers the oath of office to Postmaster General John A. Gronouski at the White House. From left to right are John...

Photograph

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...

Photograph

Eleanor Roosevelt

Date: 1942-09-03 ca.

Description: First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt speaking from a podium to an international youth assembly. The original caption indicates that she told the audience that thei...

Date: 1949-05-21 before

Description: Menu, mounted on board, for the spring dinner of the Gridiron Club, with a cartoon by (Clifford K.?) Berryman of "Dr. Truman's Utopia Elixir: Relief for Ev...

Photograph

"Independence"

Date:  date unknown

Description: A copy of a painting of a man sitting on a porch, entitled "Independence" by Frank Blackwell Mayer (1827-1899), a prominent 19th century American genre pai...

Date: 1962-10-24 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with a model of a missile pointed at a map of Cuba.

Date: 1954-02 

Description: Edward D. Hollander, national director of Americans for Democratic Action, refers to a chart with the title, "Doom and Gloom — Look who's talking".

Date: 1964-08-23 ca.

Description: Mrs. Lloyd Lehman looks out the window of an ivy-covered barn. The barn is owned by Mr. and Mrs. Lehman.

Photograph

Senator McGovern

Date: 1977 

Description: George McGovern photographed during an interview by Robert Novak. Behind McGovern is a desk, American flag, and a large map of the world.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Portrait of Yankton Dakota man, Hinhancaga Maza, (Iron Owl). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankton Tribes. He wears two medals and holds a pipe.

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: 1972-09 

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

Date: 1954-04-22 

Description: Secretary of the Army Robert Stevens (left) watches as Senator Joseph R. McCarthy raises a point of order as the Army-McCarthy hearings begin. Also seated...

Date: 1900-03 

Description: Portrait of Nez Perce man, Chief Joseph, April, 1900. Part of Shahaptian and Nez-Perce Tribes.

Date: 1906-01 

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

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...

Photograph

Anti-Klan Rally

Date:  

Description: Civil rights activist Anne Braden speaking to a rally that was called by the National Anti-Klan Network, an organization of which she was a founder.

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: 1929 

Description: Members of the La Follette family and guests in front of the Robert M. La Follette, Sr., statue in Statuary Hall in the U.S. Capitol at the time of its unv...

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