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This black and white photograph shows Robert Blackwell Docking, (1925-1983). A World War II veteran and banker from Arkansas City, Kansas, Docking was elected the thirty-eighth Governor of Kansas, (1966-1975). He served more terms than any governor before him. During his final term a constitutional amendment was enacted prohibiting a governor from serving only two four year terms. On October 8, 1983, one day before his fifty-eighth birthday, Docking passed away from a lengthy illness.

Date: Between 1967 and 1975

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Item Number: 211098
Call Number: B Docking, Robert *5
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 211098

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