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This black and white photograph shows Sam Brownback speaking at the DS&O Rural Electric Cooperative's annual meeting. Brownback was the Kansas Secretary of Agriculture at that time. DS&O (Dickinson, Saline, and Ottawa) Electric Cooperative was established during the Great Depression as part of the federal recovery effort to bring the advantages and economic stimulus of electric power to rural Kansas. In 1991, Smoky Valley Electric Cooperative in Lindsborg, Kansas, merged with DS&O, adding to the Cooperative's coverage area and member base. DS&O Rural Electrical Cooperative's office is in Solomon, Kansas. Brownback was later elected to the U. S. Senate and as Governor of Kansas.

Date: May 1988

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Item Number: 226973
Call Number: 2012-249
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 226973

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