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Title Dosland Family Eisenhower Inauguration Collection
Call Number MSS 292
Extent 1 folder
Dates of Creation 1953
Creator Dosland Family
Scope & Content The collection consists of the original invitation to the inauguration that was sent to the Dosland's in 1953. There is also a newspaper article from the Fargo Forum describing the dress that Beatrice Dosland (Mrs. G.L. Dosland) wore to the ceremony.
Admin/Biographical History G.L. Dosland was a lawyer in Clay County and served as chairman of the Clay County Republican Committee during Dwight Eisenhower's campaign and subsequent election in the early 1950's. G.L. Dosland was the father of William Dosland who served as a Minnesota State Senator.
People Eisenhower, Dwight D.
Nixon, Richard
Subjects Inaugurations
Access Conditions There are no access restrictions on the materials, and the collection is open to all members of the public in accordance with state law.
Copyrights The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming to the laws of libel, privacy, and copyright of the state of Minnesota which may be involved in the use of this collection.
Language of Material English
Archival History Donated by William Dosland in 1991
Containers Eisenhower Inaugural Ball Invitation and clippings, 1953
Copy Negatives of Loaned Photos, 1953