Richard Pillsbury Gale papers. 1935-1945.

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Richard Pillsbury Gale papers., 1935-1945.

Richard Pillsbury Gale papers. 1935-1945.

Correspondence and subject files of a Republican state representative and United States congressman from Minneapolis.

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