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Title: Society for the Preservation of the Former Governor’s Residence

Dates: 1929-2011
                                 
Collection Number: MSS 10765

Quantity: 1.35 feet

Abstract: Consists of the records of the Society of the Preservation of the Former Governor’s Residence.  Records include bylaws, membership records, correspondence, newsletters, newspaper clippings, histories of the Society and of the Former Governor’s Mansion, copies of photographs of the Mansion, and videos of lawn parties held at the Former Governor’s Mansion.

Provenance: The collection was donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota by Richard Palmer in December 1992. Additional accessions have been added to the collection from Merl Paaverud and Dr. Herb Wilson.

Property rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to the collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to materials in this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code and an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite the collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

BOX / FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1:
1 Proceedings (membership records and meeting minutes), ca. 1974-1982
2 Correspondence, 1967-1980
3 Subject Files (history of Former Governor’s Mansion, Society for the Preservation of the former Governor’s Residence and preservation work), ca. 1974-1981
4 Legal documents and agreements, 1977-1979
5 Newspaper Clippings (history of Former Governor’s Mansion and preservation work done by the Society for the Preservation of the Former Governor’s Residence), 1929-1980
6 Pamphlets, 1978-1980
7 Photographs (many are copies), 1907-1981
8 Videotape program scripts, 2004-2007

Box 2:    Videotapes (see inventory below), 1997-2011
Videotape Inventory

10765-01              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, Aug. 1997
10765-02              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 1998
10765-03              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2000
10765-04              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2001
10765-05              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2002 - Link and Wilson
10765-06              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2002
10765-07              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2004
10765-08              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2005 - (for Ray Towne)
10765-09              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2006
10765-10              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2006
10765-11              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2007
10765-12              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2008
10765-13              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2009
10765-14              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2003 - Volume 1 west
10765-15              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2003 - Volume 1 north
10765-16              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2003 - Volume 2 west
10765-17              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2003 - Volume 2 north
10765-18              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2003 - Volume 3 north
10765-19              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2004
10765-20              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2005
10765-21              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2007
10765-22              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2008
10765-23              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party, 2008
10765-24              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party - First two hours, 2009
10765-25              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party - Last 40 minutes, 2009
10765-26              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party - First two hours, 2010
10765-27              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party - First two hours, 2010
10765-28              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party - Second half, 2010
10765-29              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party -Tape 1, 2011
10765-30              Former Governor's Mansion Lawn Party -Tape 2 - Ice cream social, 2011
10765-31          Former Governor’s Mansion Lawn Party #6 RCA, 1999
10765-32          Former Governor’s Mansion Lawn Part #7, 1999

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