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Governor George S. Mickelson Memorial Service (Pierre, S.D.)

 Unprocessed — Box: 09151 C
Identifier: H2013-005

Content Description

The collection consists of one VHS tape of the memorial service at the State Capitol in Pierre for the late Governor George S. Mickelson held on April 22, 1993. Keloland Television televised the funeral proceedings. Speakers included Frank Rost (Governor Mickelson’s Chief of Staff), Reverend Leonard Hagen (First United Methodist Church), Pierre Mayor Gary Drews, Governor Roy Romer (Colorado), Governor Carroll Campbell, Jr. (South Carolina), Senator Bob Dole (Kansas), White Eagle (singing of Lord’s Prayer and America the Beautiful), Governor Walter Dale Miller (South Dakota), and Reverend Ronald Vegland (Asbury Methodist Church). The memorial service was roughly an hour long.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1993

Creator

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet

1 videotapes