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Republican Band Wagon men outside bus at entrance to Theodore Roosevelt Park
Republican Band Wagon men outside bus at entrance to Theodore Roosevelt Park
TitleRepublican Band Wagon men outside bus at entrance to Theodore Roosevelt Park
Date of Originalbetween 1935 and 1937
CreatorOsborn Studio
Creator RolePhotographer
DescriptionGovernor Walter Welford (at center) stands with other men in front of a bus painted with the words "Republican Band Wagon" parked outside the entrance to Theodore Roosevelt Park in the North Dakota Badlands.
Ordering Informationhttp://history.nd.gov/archives/whatphotos.html
General SubjectPolitics & Government
People
Parks and forests
Transportation
Subject (LCTGM)Buses
Politicians
Governors
Parks
Buttes
Personal NameWelford, Walter, 1868-1952
Organization NameRepublican Party (N.D.)
LocationBadlands (N.D.)
Theodore Roosevelt National Park (N.D.)
Decade1930-1939
Item Number11065-17
Format of OriginalPhotographic prints
NotesTitle created by staff.
Surface of photograph shows considerable damage.
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 (11065-17)
Rights ManagementCopyright transferred to the State Historical Society of North Dakota.
Digital IDsh1106517
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