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C. Norman Brunsdale and Dwight D. Eisenhower at Garrison Dam site
C. Norman Brunsdale and Dwight D. Eisenhower at Garrison Dam site
TitleC. Norman Brunsdale and Dwight D. Eisenhower at Garrison Dam site
Date of Original1953-06-11
DescriptionGovernor C. Norman Brunsdale and President Dwight D. Eisenhower stand on a raised platform with men in suits and military uniforms near the Garrison Dam construction site. Eisenhower was visiting during the official dam closing ceremonies.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPolitics & Government
People
Water
Subject (LCTGM)Dams
Dam construction
Automobiles
Governors
Presidents
Military uniforms
Personal NameBrunsdale, C. Norman (Clarence Norman), 1891-1978
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
Organization NameNorth Dakota. Governor (1951-1956 : Brunsdale)
United States. President (1953-1961 : Eisenhower)
LocationGarrison Dam (N.D.)
Decade1950-1959
Item Number11035-05-68-15
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesPhotographer unknown.
Title created by staff.
Biography/HistoryC. Norman Brunsdale was educated in Portland N.D. before going to university at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa. He then returned to the family farm in the Portland area. He was a supporter of water projects, and saw the Garrison Dam and Conservancy District established during his term. After leaving the governor's office, he was appointed to the Senate after the death of William Langer.
External Resourcehttp://history.nd.gov/exhibits/governors/governors24.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionC. Norman Brunsdale Papers Mss 11035
Collection Finding AidConsult http://history.nd.gov/archives/manuscripts/inventory/11035.html
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (11035-05-68-15)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh11035056815
OCLC number441970774
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