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A portrait of Frank Carlson, Kansas United States Senator. Born in 1893 near Concordia, Kansas, he attended public schools and Kansas State University before serving in World War I. After the war, he returned to Concordia. Carlson, a Republican, had a long and successful political career serving in the Kansas Legislature 1929-1931 and United States House of Representatives 1935-1947. In 1946, he was elected governor of Kansas and left office on November 28, 1950 when he was elected United States Senator. Carlson served in the United States Senate from 1950-1969.

Date: September 21, 1961

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Item Number: 216220
Call Number: B Carlson, Frank *105
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 216220

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