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Wisconsin State Honor Day, April 23, 1962

Albert D. Rosellini, Lord Mayor Robert Briscoe, Seattle Mayor Gordon Clinton, and Wisconsin Governor Gaylord Nelson

Exclusive photo from Greater Seattle News Bureau.
Photo by Forde Photographers

Wisconsin Governor Gaylord Nelson (right) converses with Ireland's Lord Mayor Robert Briscoe (second from left), while host Washington Governor Albert D. Rosellini (left) and Seattle Mayor Gordon S. Clinton listen attentively. It was Wisconsin Honor Day in the Plaza of the States at the Seattle World's Fair, April 23.
Caption by Jack Gordon, coordinator of the Plaza of the States.

 

The printed information card that was mounted at the base of each state's flag pole.

 

Wisconsin State Day Commemorative Cover

The State of Wisconsin was honored by the World's Fair Post Office on their State Day.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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