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Catalog Number 00008
Object Name Portrait
Description Gifford Simeon Robinson by F.W. Freer. 1843-1936. Legislator, judge, public official. Born in Tazewell County, Illinois, May 28, 1843. Removed to Storm Lake, Iowa, 1870. Private, Co. H, 115th Illinois Infantry, Civil War. Representative, 16th General Assembly, 1876-1878. State Senator, 19, 20, 21, 1882-1888. Judge, Iowa Supeme Court, 1888-1899. Member Iowa State Board of Control, 1900-1913. died in West Okoboji Lake, Iowa, May 28, 1936.

Portrait of a man, seated facing left, wearing a dark suit, has white hair and a bushy white beard. Gilded frame with nameplate. 54.5 x 44.5"
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