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Frank White cemetery marker, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
Frank White cemetery marker, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
TitleFrank White cemetery marker, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia
Date of Original2007?
CreatorPorter, Robert E.
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionA view of Frank White's cemetery marker in Arlington National Cemetery, Virginia. It reads "Governor North Dakota 1901-1905 Treasurer United States 1921-1928."
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectCemeteries and graves
Statues and monuments
Politics & Government
Subject (LCTGM)Tombs & sepulchral monuments
Monuments
Cemeteries
Governors
Personal NameWhite, Frank, 1856-1940
Organization NameNorth Dakota. Governor (1901-1904 : White)
Arlington National Cemetery (Arlington, Va.)
LocationArlington (Va.)
Decade2000-2009
Item Number2007-P-018-52
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryFrank White was born in Illinois and came to North Dakota in 1882. He began farming in the Valley City area, and joined the National Guard. He saw action in the Spanish American War, and resigned his state senate seat to fight in the Philippines. White was active in insurance, real estate, farming, and politics after his return. After serving two terms as Governor, White reentered active military service during World War I. He was named U.S. Treasurer in 1921.
External Resourcehttp://history.nd.gov/exhibits/governors/governors8.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionRobert E. Porter Photograph Collection 2007-P-018
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (2007-P-018-52)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh2007P01852
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