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Description: Portrait (Front) of Maka Zi (Yellow Earth), Called John Lone-Dog, in native dress with George Washington peace medal and other medal and horned headdress....
Description: Myles Horton dreaming under the National Capitol building during the Poor People's Campaign.
Description: Elevated view of the first national convention after the merger of the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations.
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.
Description: Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin confers with Leon Panetta, Congressman from California and head of the Budget Committee (facing away from the camera...
Description: View of a statue of George Washington in classical Roman guise by Horatio Greenough (1805-1852). The statue, commissioned in 1832 for the centennial of U.S...
Description: Studio portrait of Ewi-Au (Sleepy Eyes), also named Billy McKay. Part of Shahaptian and Umatilla Tribes
Date: 1964-08-22 ca.
Description: A close-up view of a cedar tree root knuckle, surrounded by grass. This gnarled root was found on Mr. Jack Myers' property on Washington Island.
Description: President Andrew Johnson and members of various Indian delegations and the White House staff pose outside the White House together.
Description: At a press conference Congressman David R. Obey of Wisconsin announces the Save the Family Farm Act introduced with 27 other farm state legislators. Among...
Date: 1931 ca.
Description: Gene Mayo, 14, poses in front of double doors holding his cap. He is a student at the Mayo School, District No. 1. On the reverse of the photograph is writ...
Description: A group of people approach the US Capitol on Congress' opening day. This is part of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party (MFDP) challenge that the Nov...
Description: An early printing press is exhibited at the Smithsonian Institute.
Date: 1891-03-05 before
Description: Front cover and inside of menu for a dinner honoring U.S. Senator John C. Spooner when he was Chairman of the Committee on Claims, with an oval photograph...
Description: Joseph R. McCarthy arriving at the inaugural ceremonies for President Dwight D. Eisenhower. It was unusual for McCarthy, who was very casual about his att...
Description: The front page of The Gaylord Nelson Newsletter published in November of 1969. The featured story is "Environmental Teach-In Planned".
Date: 1965 ca.
Description: A group of people is led by Annie Devine wearing a hat and eyeglasses in the foreground, along with several men in the background. Behind them is a vehicle...
Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with singer Paul Anka and senate page boys on the steps of the U.S. Capitol building.
Date: 1947 ca.
Description: Eleanor Roosevelt and national co-chair Leon Henderson (right) at a dinner sponsored by the Union for Democratic Action (later American for Democratic Acti...
Description: Profile portrait of Ponca man, Mi'-xa-ton-ga or Me-kon-tunga (Big Goose). Part of Siouan (Sioux) and Ponca Tribes.
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