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Ignatius Donnelly, 1888. Photographer: Sarony. Donnelly managed membership recruitment for the Farmers' Alliance starting in 1889.
Political poster depicting Sidney M. Owen, the Farmers' Alliance candidate for governor, 1890.
Close-up, statue of John S. Pillsbury, 1914-1915. Photograph by Charles J. Hibbard.
Statue of John S. Pillsbury, 1904. Photograph by Sweet.
Governor John S. Pillsbury and friends at the State Fair, c.1900.
Mahala Fisk Pillsbury with her mother, daughter, and grandson, c.1888. Photograph by Arthur B. Rugg.
Governor John S. Pillsbury, c.1888. Photograph by Arthur B. Rugg.
Official Governor's Portrait of John S. Pillsbury, 1887. Painted by artist John Antrobus.
John S. Pillsbury Home, 1005 Fifth Street Southeast, Minneapolis, c.1885. Photograph by William H. Jacoby.
A wood-framed, glass-plated sign that hung in the Minnesota governor's office from 1876 to 1884.
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