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Governor Walter Welford with Franklin Delano Roosevelt on back of NPRR train on campaign trail, Bismarck, N.D.
Governor Walter Welford with Franklin Delano Roosevelt on back of NPRR train on campaign trail, Bismarck, N.D.
TitleGovernor Walter Welford with Franklin Delano Roosevelt on back of NPRR train on campaign trail, Bismarck, N.D.
Date of Original1936-08-27
CreatorRisem, Andreas, 1876-1957
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionGovernor Walter Welford stands with President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on the caboose of a train during a campaign stop in Bismarck. Roosevelt stands and holds on to another man's arm. Welford is visible at far right. Microphones are set up to amplify the speech.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPolitics & Government
People
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Presidents
Governors
Public speaking
Railroad cabooses
Whistle-stop campaigning
Personal NameWelford, Walter, 1868-1952
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945
Organization NameNorth Dakota. Governor (1935-1937 : Welford)
United States. President (1933-1945 : Roosevelt)
Northern Pacific Railroad Company
LocationBismarck (N.D.)
Decade1930-1939
Item Number11065-12
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Photograph appears to have water damage and damage to surface.
Biography/HistoryWalter Welford served in the North Dakota House (1907-1910), and Senate (1917-1920) before moving from the post of lieutenant governor to governor after Thomas H. Moodie was disqualified from taking the governorship. Welford ran for office after the end of his term, but was defeated by William Langer. Welford also served as the township clerk at Pembina for 20 years.
External Resourcehttp://www.history.nd.gov/exhibits/governors/governors20.html
Repository InstitutionState Historical Society of North Dakota
Repository CollectionWalter Welford Papers Mss 11065
Collection Finding AidConsult http://www.history.nd.gov/archives/manuscripts/inventory/11065.html
Credit LineState Historical Society of North Dakota (11065-12)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh1106512
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