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William Henry Avery

A photograph of Governor William Henry Avery with two young boys in wheelchairs. This photograph of Avery was probably campaigning for a second term as governor. He was born August 11, 1911 near Wakefield, Kansas, and graduated from Wakefield High School and the University of Kansas. In 1964, Avery was elected the 37th governor of Kansas. He served one term as governor, losing a re-election bid to Robert Docking in 1966.

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Arthur Capper

This photograph shows U.S. Senator Arthur Capper holding the hand of a young girl with crutches and leg braces. As an advocate for children's welfare, Capper used his resources in 1934 to create the "Capper Foundation for Crippled Children" in Topeka, Kansas.

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Arthur Capper and young girl

This photograph shows U. S. Senator Arthur Capper standing beside a young girl with crutches. As an advocate for children's welfare, Capper used his resources in 1934 to create the "Capper Foundation for Crippled Children" in Topeka, Kansas.

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