Report:Ansel Briggs Project, May 1975.

(1975) Report:Ansel Briggs Project, May 1975. Cultural Affairs, Department of


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In June of 1974 Governor Robert Ray approved Senate File 1325, an Act passed by the Sixty-fifth General Assembly which directed the State Historical Society of Iowa to utilize the sum of $2,500 "For the planning and study of a memorial to Ansel Briggs, the first governor of Iowa." This is the final report on all of the information that was compiled during the intense research done on the Governor. This report includes information on his ancestry and personal life, photos, governorship, correspondence, documents, monuments and much more.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: historical, memorial, governor, Ansel Briggs, Robert Ray
Subjects: History and culture
State government > Elected state officials > Iowa Governor
ID Code: 12088
Deposited By: Georgiann Fischer
Deposited On: 22 Feb 2012 16:04
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2012 16:04