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Celebrating the Statehood of Alaska as the 49th State


Delegation celebrates Alaska's Statehood by posing in front of a 49-star flag. Identified are Representative Ralph Rivers (far left), Ernest Gruening (beneath flag), and Bob Bartlett (next to Gruening in light-colored suit).

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