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Catalog Number 00163.054
Object Name Ribbon, Political
Description Ribbon, FM Drake, Iowa Gov, Francis Marion Drake. On July 17th, 1895 he was nominated as the Republican candidate as for the election of the 16th Governor of Iowa. The Democratic candidate was Washington I. Babb. He was elected as Governor on November 5th, 1895. His Lieutenant Governor was Matt Parrot. He served one term, which ended 1898. He went on to found Drake University in Des Moines.
Source Karr Jr., Mrs. H.L.
Received Date 07/29/1941
Collection Political Campaign