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South Dakota Governor Merrill Q. Sharpe (1943-1947)

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Clip from a 1961 film digitized and archived by the South Dakota State Archives. The film features comments from former South Dakota Governors. Leslie Jensen, Merrill Sharpe, George T. Mickelson, Sigurd Anderson, Joe Foss, Ralph Herseth, and Archie Gubbrud. Leonard Jennewein, a professor of history at Dakota Wesleyan University hosted the program as part of a for-credit televised course.

Aired: 05/14/20 | Rating: TV-G

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