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Nancy Landon Kassebaum

United States Senate

A photograph of Nancy Landon Kassebaum, United States Senator from Kansas, placing an ornament on a Christmas tree.

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Judge Sherman Parks, Sr. and the Kansas Court of Appeals

This is a photograph of Judge Sherman A. Parks, Sr.(top row, far left) and the Kansas Court of Appeals.

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Eagle wheat weaving

Banbury, Joyce

Wheat weaving artist Joyce Banbury presented this eagle to Governor John Carlin in Topeka on August 18, 1986. The weaving was given on behalf of the Kansas Wheat Commission (KWC) to recognize Governor Carlin?s support for wheat producers. Joyce Banbury, of Russell, Kansas, was commissioned by KWC to complete the weaving. She was a skilled artist who wrote books on wheat weaving and was frequently featured in craft magazines. Banbury and her son specialized in growing vintage wheat breeds with long stems suitable for weaving. The eagle took two days to weave and it is made from a vintage hard winter wheat grown by Banbury on her Russell farm.

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Wolf Creek Nuclear Generating Station logo

Bosin, Blackbear

Wolf Creek Nuclear Generating Station corporate insignia designed by artist Blackbear Bosin. Completed in 1985 after years of debate over nuclear power, the Wolf Creek Generating Station is located near Burlington, Kansas. Plant owner?s commissioned American-Indian artist Blackbear Bosin to design this corporate insignia. In the mythological design, he included the wolf, a great provider, and the Sirius Star, a symbol of heat, to promote the positive aspects of the plant. Bosin was born of Kiowa and Comanche heritage in Oklahoma. He served in the Marines during WWII and worked as an illustrator in Wichita. This poster, signed by Bosin, was given to Governor John Carlin for his support of the Wolf Creek Station.

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Robert T. Stephan with President Ronald Reagan

This is a photograph of Robert T. Stephan shaking hands with President Ronald Reagan. After graduating from Washburn University's law school, Robert T. Stephan practiced law in Wichita, Kansas. From 1965 to 1978, he was a district court judge in Wichita, Kansas. In 1979, he was elected Kansas Attorney General and he served in that office for 16 years. He helped craft and eventually win passage of the 1992 Victims' Rights Amendment. The legislation established a compensation fund, crime victims' board, community grants, and revised sentencing guidelines in Kansas. After leaving office, he moved to Lenexa, Kansas, and worked as a corporate legal consultant, dealing principally in consumer protection matters and federal trade commission rules in regard to marketing. Stephan has received many awards for his service to the state and community.

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Robert T. Stephan with President George H. W. Bush

This is a photograph of Kansas Attorney General Robert T. Stephan shaking hands with United States President George H. W. Bush. After graduating from Washburn University's law school, Robert T. Stephan practiced law in Wichita, Kansas. From 1965 to 1978, he was a district court judge in Wichita, Kansas. In 1979, he was elected Kansas Attorney General and he served in that office for 16 years. He helped craft and eventually win passage of the 1992 Victims' Rights Amendment. The legislation established a compensation fund, crime victims' board, community grants, and revised sentencing guidelines in Kansas. After leaving office, he moved to Lenexa, Kansas, and worked as a corporate legal consultant, dealing principally in consumer protection matters and federal trade commission rules in regard to marketing. Stephan has received many awards for his service to the state and community.

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John Carlin

This is a photograph of John Carlin the fortieth Governor of Kansas. A democrat from Smolan, Kansas, he served as governor from 1979 to 1987. Carlin was later appointed Archivist of the United States by President Clinton and served from May 30, 1995 to February 15, 2005.

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Larry Winn

This black and white photograph shows Edward Lawrence "Larry" Winn, Jr.. He began his political career when was successfully elected in 1966, to the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas' third congressional district. During his tenure as a congressman, (1967-1985), Winn served on the Space Science and Applications sub-committee, the Foreign Relations Committee, and as a Congressional Ambassador to the United Nations. Larry Winn was the original sponsor of the bill for the Tall grass Prairie National Park in Kansas.

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Keith George Sebelius

Keith George Sebelius served in the Kansas Senate from Norton, Kansas 1962-68. He was elected in 1969 to the U.S. House of Representatives from Kansas' first congressional district and served until 1981. He was the father in law of Governor Kathleen Sebelius.

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Nancy Landon Kassebaum

United States Senate

A photograph showing Nancy Landon Kassebaum, United States Senator from Kansas, speaking at a Medicare News Conference in Washington, D. C.

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