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Samuel S. Pierce at Executive Offices of Governor

Samuel S. Pierce at Executive Offices of Governor | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Samuel Pierce is seated at a desk in the executive offices of the Governor.
Image ID:37461
Creation Date:1930   ca.
Creator Name:Edelstein, Julius C.
Collection Name:Pierce, Theodore, 1907-1999 : Theodore Pierce papers, 1867-1998)
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:PH MSS 934.60
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
Samuel S. Pierce was the Executive Messenger for 5 governors, from 1926 until just before his death in 1936. Mr. Pierce was born March 17, 1870, in Virginia to John and Hettie Pierce. He died May 14, 1936, in Madison, Wisconsin, and is buried at Forest Hill Cemetery.
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