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1950s Stenotype Machine
Joe Strickland explains how to use a stenotype machine using the House Collection's 1950s model.
1950s Stenotype Machine
1950s Stenotype Machine
1998 Shooting of Two Capitol Police Officers
Reaction to learning of the shooting deaths of two friends and colleagues.
1998 Shooting of Two Capitol Police Officers
1998 Shooting of Two Capitol Police Officers
A Bottle of Coke
Charles Marston remembers a close encounter with President Harry S. Truman.
A Bottle of Coke
A Bottle of Coke
A Collaborative Relationship
The Honorable Susan Molinari describes working with her father to gain resources for New York while he was borough president of Staten Island.
A Collaborative Relationship
A Collaborative Relationship
A Curse and a Blessing
Rochelle Dornatt explains the way technological changes have shaped the relationship between Members and their constituents.
A Curse and a Blessing
A Curse and a Blessing
A Different Dimension
The Honorable Yvonne Brathwaite Burke describes the diverse qualities women bring to the House.
A Different Dimension
A Different Dimension
A Different Style
The Honorable Allyson Y. Schwartz explains how women often brought a different style to the legislative arena.
A Different Style
A Different Style
A Different Time
The Honorable Sue W. Kelly recalls how girls were treated differently because of their gender when she was younger.
A Different Time
A Different Time
A Fast-Growing District
The Honorable Shelley Berkley details the challenges of campaigning in a transient district.
A Fast-Growing District
A Fast-Growing District
A Gift to the Nation
The significance of Representative John Lewis of Georgia to the movement, the country, and the Congress.
A Gift to the Nation
A Gift to the Nation
A Highlight from the 2013 Pilgrimage
Reverend Tanner describes an encounter between Representative John Lewis of Georgia and the chief of the Montgomery Police Department.
A Highlight from the 2013 Pilgrimage
A Highlight from the 2013 Pilgrimage
A Letter to Republicans
Representative Paul Findley of Illinois recounts a letter he wrote to fellow Republicans during the debate on the 1964 Civil Rights Act.
A Letter to Republicans
A Letter to Republicans