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Date: 1964-10-19 ca.

Description: Cedar tree on shoreline looking out to an old pier over pilings and rocks. There is a building or boathouse on it. This is a former fishing settlement west...

Date:  date unknown

Description: An early printing press is exhibited at the Smithsonian Institute.


Peres and Obey

Date: 1992 ca.

Description: Prime Minister of Israel Shimon Peres and Congressman David Obey talk in Obey's office. Papers cover his desk and a large map of Wisconsin is mounted on th...

Date: 1959-05-28 

Description: Senators Alexander Wiley and William Proxmire posing with astronaut Donald K. Slayton and a model of a rocket.

Date: 1865-05 

Description: Group portrait of Sherman and his generals taken shortly after the Civil War in Mathew Brady's studio. From left to right: Maj. Gen. O.O. Howard, Maj. Gen....


Description: View of the interior of the House of Representatives in the National Capitol.

Book or Pamphlet

U.S. Capitol after the Fire

Date: 1814 

Description: Exterior view of the U.S. Capitol building after the fire in August. The Federal building was burned by British forces during the War of 1812. In the foreg...

Date:  date unknown

Description: Wisconsin Republican Congressman Thomas Petri and State Senator Walter John Chilsen pose in front of the national christmas tree. The tree came from Northe...

Date: 1950 ca.

Description: View of the facade of the National Geographic Societies Administration Building from the street.

Date: 1900 ca.

Description: This blue line print map shows land use, cables, U.S.L.S.S. walk and clearing, and front and rear range lights on the Porte des Morts Passage. Tree types a...


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: 1899-03 

Description: Profile studio portrait of Winnebago man, Charkshepshutsker (Red Eagle), Head Chief. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Winnebago Tribes.

Date: 1861-08-05 

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

Date: 1965 ca.

Description: A domed building with columns likely the U.S. Capitol building. Trees and a lamppost are in the foreground.

Date: 1964-04-04 

Description: President Lyndon Johnson meets with the press in the Cabinet meeting room.


Woodrow Wilson

Date: 1913 ca.

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Woodrow Wilson taken early in his first term as president.

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Profike oortrait of Yankton Dakota man, Mato Takpeya (Charging Bear) or Mato Wopageya. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Yankton Tribes.

Date: 1906-02 

Description: Profile studio portrait of Ponca man, Wa-non'-she-zhin-ga or Little Soldier. Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Ponka Tribes.

Date: 1899-02 

Description: Studio portrait (Front) of Midriff or Diaphragm in partial native dress with peace medal, headdress and ornaments. Part of Algonquian and Chippewa Tribes.


Frank Lloyd Wright

Date: 1926 

Description: Full-length portrait of Frank Lloyd Wright standing at the foot of the steps of the national Capitol.

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