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Portrait of Maka Zi

Date: 1903-12 

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....

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Description: Myles Horton dreaming under the National Capitol building during the Poor People's Campaign.

Date: 1955 

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.

Photograph

Budget Deal

Date: 1990 

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...

Date:  date unknown

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...

Photograph

Portrait of Ewi-Au

Date: 1905-03 

Description: Studio portrait of Ewi-Au (Sleepy Eyes), also named Billy McKay. Part of Shahaptian and Umatilla Tribes

Photograph

Cedar Tree Root

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.

Date: 1867-02-23 

Description: President Andrew Johnson and members of various Indian delegations and the White House staff pose outside the White House together.

Date: 1986 

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...

Photograph

Gene Mayo

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...

Date: 1965-01-04 

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...

Date:  date unknown

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...

Date: 1953-01-20 

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...

Magazine or Periodical

The Gaylord Nelson Newsletter

Date: 1969-11 

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...

Date: 1959-09-04 

Description: Senator Alexander Wiley posing with singer Paul Anka and senate page boys on the steps of the U.S. Capitol building.

Photograph

ADA Meeting

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...

Date: 1906-02 

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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