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A photograph copied from a newspaper showing Governor and Mrs. William Henry Avery at his inauguration, Topeka, Kansas. He was born August 11, 1911, near Wakefield, Kansas, and graduated from Wakefield High School and the University of Kansas. In 1964, Avery was elected the 37th governor of Kansas. He served one term as governor, losing a re-election bid to Robert Docking in 1966.

Date: January 11, 1965

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Item Number: 212141
Call Number: B Avery, William H *46
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 212141

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