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George and Jane Sinner portrait
George and Jane Sinner portrait
TitleGeorge and Jane Sinner portrait
Date of Originalbetween 1985 and 1993
DescriptionGeorge and Jane Sinner pose for a formal portrait, likely in the Governors Residence in Bismarck. the Sinners stand behind a wing chair in front of a large stone fireplace.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPolitics & Government
People
Portraits
Women
Subject (LCTGM)Governors
Spouses
Chairs
Fireplaces
Candles
Portrait photographs
Personal NameSinner, George A.
Sinner, Elizabeth, 1931-
Organization NameNorth Dakota. Governor (1985-1993 : Sinner)
LocationBismarck (N.D.)
Decade1980-1989
1990-1999
Item Number31843-7-10-11
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryGeorge Sinner was born in Fargo and raised in Casselton, N.D. He served in the Air Force, farmed, and was involved in many professional, educational, and civic groups and boards before being elected to the Governor's office. He was a member of the 1972 Constitutional Convention and member of the state house and senate before becoming Governor in 1985.
Elizabeth "Jane" Sinner was born in Kentucky and met George Sinner while they were both students at Webster University in St. Louis. She married George Sinner in 1951 and relocated to Casselton, N.D.
External Resourcehttp://www.history.nd.gov/exhibits/governors/governors29.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionDept. of Transportation Information and Administrative Services Division Official Photographs of Governors Collection Series 31843
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (31843-7-10-11)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Digital IDsh3184371011
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