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Brooklyn Bridge
Brooklyn Bridge
Brooklyn Bridge
The Honorable Elizabeth Holtzman remembers campaign photos taken on the Brooklyn Bridge and writing campaign literature during her run for Congress in 1972.
The Honorable Elizabeth Holtzman, U.S. Representative of New York
Building Relationships on Capitol Hill
Building Relationships on Capitol Hill
Building Relationships on Capitol Hill
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson remembers the bonds formed between her family and Senate colleagues.
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson, U.S. Representative of South Carolina
Building Support for a Women's Caucus
Building Support for a Women's Caucus
Building Support for a Women's Caucus

The Honorable Mary Rose Oakar explains her role in building support for a women’s caucus. 

The Honorable Mary Rose Oakar, U.S. Representative of Ohio
Busy Life of a Speaker
Busy Life of a Speaker
Busy Life of a Speaker
Speaker Hastert discusses the hectic schedules of modern-day Speakers of the House.
The Honorable J. Dennis Hastert, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
Busy Republican Cloakroom
Busy Republican Cloakroom
Busy Republican Cloakroom
Frank Mitchell remembers the Republican Cloakroom as a place Members would gather, rest, and talk in private.
Frank Mitchell, Page, U.S. House of Representatives
Buzzer System
Buzzer System
Buzzer System
Speaker Hastert discusses his familiarity with the buzzer system of the House.
The Honorable J. Dennis Hastert, Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives
Camp David Accords
Camp David Accords
Camp David Accords
The Honorable Beverly Barton Butcher Byron remembers the events surrounding the Camp David Accords.
The Honorable Beverly Barton Butcher Byron, U.S. Representative of Maryland
Campaign Decisions
Campaign Decisions
Campaign Decisions
The Honorable Constance A. Morella describes designing campaign materials.
The Honorable Constance A. Morella, U.S. Representative of Maryland
Campaign Literature
Campaign Literature
Campaign Literature
The Honorable Nancy Lee Johnson discusses designing campaign literature while keeping costs low, and which motifs were effective for her race.
The Honorable Nancy Lee Johnson, U.S. Representative of Connecticut
Campaign Material
Campaign Material
Campaign Material
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson discusses the materials she and her staff handed out on the campaign trail.
The Honorable Elizabeth J. Patterson, U.S. Representative of South Carolina
Campaign Slogans
Campaign Slogans
Campaign Slogans
The Honorable Susan Molinari had experience in creating campaign slogans—she created one for her father when he served in the House. Here she discusses her own campaign slogan, “A New Generation of Leadership.”
The Honorable Susan Molinari, U.S. Representative of New York
Campaign to Become First Female Page
Campaign to Become First Female Page
Campaign to Become First Female Page
Felda Looper reflects on her first meeting with then Majority Whip Carl Albert of Oklahoma.
Felda Looper, Page, U.S. House of Representatives