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From back of photograph: "Representative Rick Maixner testifies before Senate Committee. Others - Howard Freed, Adam Krauter"

Rick Maixner represented New England in both the North Dakota House and Senate during the 1970s and 1980s. He was also the Executive Director of the United Plainsmen Association, a lobbying group concerned with the development of Fort Union coal deposits in North Dakota.

Howard Freed (left) served Dickinson in the North Dakota Senate from 1967 to 1978. He was the President Pro Tempore of the Senate during the 1977 legislative session, when this photograph was taken.

Adam Krauter (right) was in the North Dakota Senate from 1977 to 1980 and from 1983 until 1990. He represented Regent.

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State Capitol, Bismarck, North Dakota

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Howard Freed, Adam Krauter, Rick Maixner


Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota


Rick Maixner, North Dakota Senate

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