Woodrow Wilson

Date: 1917 

Description: A portrait of Woodrow Wilson, taken shortly before his 61st birthday on December 28.

Date: 1861-08-05 

Description: Lucius Fairchild's commission as captain in the 16th infantry regiment, signed by Abraham Lincoln.

Date: ????-03 

Description: Portrait (Profile) of Peter Tall Mandan, Grandson of Long Mandan, in native dress with headdress and breastplate. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Brule Tribes. ...


Obey and Leadership

Date: 1970-07 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (facing away from the camera) with Democratic leaders John McCormack and Carl Albert. The photograph was taken for a br...


Bellafonte and Obey

Date: 1987-04 

Description: Singer Harry Bellafonte, then the ambassador for the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) testified on behalf of the fund before the House Appropriation...

Date: 1963-05-16 

Description: President John F. Kennedy greets members of the Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workers union who were in the capitol for a COPE conference.


Union Station

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Exterior view of the entrance to Union Station.

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: Group of seven women posing together on a sidewalk near a building, probably a railroad station. Two women squat on the ground, while the remaining five st...

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...

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Wakinyanzi or Wakinyan Pazi (Yellow Thunder) in partial native dress with peace medal, headdress and breastplate and holding a pipe and...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Elevated view of the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress from a nearby park hill showing the tiered and columned facade as well as the orn...

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: 1947-09-18 

Description: A summons issued by the United States House of Representatives for Alvah Bessie to appear before the Un-American Activities Committee to testify.

Date: 1906-02 

Description: Studio portrait of Shon-Ge-Hin-Ci (Yellow Horse), Brother of Mon-Chu-Non-Zhin (Standing Bear) in partial native dress with peace medal and headdress. Part...


Woods and Barn

Date: 1963-05-07 ca.

Description: A landscape view from field of a small wooded area and a nearby barn.


U.S. Capitol

Date: 1863-07-11 

Description: View of the east front of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C. A small group of people stand near a fence on the lawn in front of the building. A...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Congressman David Obey and his son Craig pose for a photo in the nation's Capitol. A line of people appear in the background.


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...

Date: 1983-03-23 

Description: Wisconsin Congressman David R. Obey (right) speaking on behalf of Wisconsin dairy interests to the Dairy Subcommittee of the House Agriculture Committee al...

Date: 2003-02 

Description: Tommy G. Thompson, former governor of Wisconsin, standing in his office as Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services with journalist Robert...

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