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Rowland Cox with election officials


Title from donor notes. Full donor notes read: "Polling place for primary election (pre-statehood, the only national election in which Point Hope could vote): RJC, with election officials and poll-watchers Lenny Lane, David Frankson, Daniel Lisburne." Additional donor notes read: "In the 1950's, all but one Point Hope family were registered Democrats and in this primary election voted overwhelmingly for Adlai E. Stevenson as their preferred presidental candidate."

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