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Letter from Governor R. A. Nestos to Louis F. Temme
Letter from Governor R. A. Nestos to Louis F. Temme
TitleLetter from Governor R. A. Nestos to Louis F. Temme
Date of Original1924-12
DescriptionThis friendly letter between Louis Temme of Mercer County and former Governor R. A. Nestos where the governor is thanking Temme for his cooperation during his term in office and refererences to their services to the public.
General SubjectPeople
Politics & Government
Subject (LCTGM)Governors
Government officials
Politicians
Political issues
Men
Subject (LCSH)Christmas
Personal NameNestos, R. A. (Ragnvald Anderson), 1877-1942
Temme, Louis F., 1889-1979
Organization NameNorth Dakota. Governor (1921-1924 : Nestos)
LocationNorth Dakota
Decade1920-1929
Item NumberMH-59
Format of OriginalDocuments
Dimensions of Original17.5 x 23.5 cm.
Transcription"STATE OF NORTH DAKOTA"
"OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR"
"BISMARCK"
"R. A. NESTOS, GOVERNOR"--Printed on top-left corner of letter.
"Christmas 1924"
"Dear Friend"
"It is a pleasure indeed to express my appreciation of your valued cooperation during my term as governor. My aim as a private citizen will be to continue advancing the prosperity and maintaining the good name of our state. Toward this common purpose I am sure we may and will work together."
"On January sixth Mr. Sorlie (?) becomes governor - Whoever we favored in the campaigns, it seems to me that his inauguration we should in a spirit of good citizenship, support every policy of the new administration which, in the honest and ______? exercise of our best judgement, we believe will enhance the welfare of the people."
"May the Christmas season bring you and yours much joy; may prosperity, health, and happiness be yours in abundant measure during the coming year and may every worthy endeavor be crowned with success."
"Very Sincerely yours"
"R. A. Nestos"--Handwritten on front of letter.
NotesTitle created by staff.
Biography/HistoryLouis F. Temme (1889-1979) was a prominent Beulah citizen. Mr. Temme was the Republican Precinct Committeeman for many years.
Repository InstitutionMercer County Historical Society
Credit LineMercer County Historical Society (MH-59)
Rights ManagementCopyright status unknown.
Ordering InformationMercer County Historical Society Attn: Leilani Meyhoff, Secretary 108 7th St. NE P.O. Box 1134 Beulah, N.D. 58523 (701) 873-5070 lkittenn@westriv.com
LanguageEnglish
GrantNHPRC SNAP Grant 2008-2009, NAR08-RC-10021-08
Digital IDdmMH59
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