From back of photograph:
"At Interior Department Garrison Diversion Hearing-March 1977
Left to right: Congressman Mark Andrews, Jonathan Weisbuch (State Health Officer), S.F. Hoffner and Francis Barth, state senators"
Originally from Cass County, Mark Andrews represented North Dakota in the United States House of Representatives from 1963 to 1981 and in the United States Senate from 1981 until 1987.
Sebastian F. "Buckshot" Hoffner served in the North Dakota legislature in a career that ran from 1962 until 1980.
State Senator Francis Barth lived in Solen and represented District 53 in the North Dakota Senate from 1971 until his death in 1984.
Mark Andrews, Francis Barth, Sebastian "Buckshot" Hoffner, Jonathan Weisbuch
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
Garrison Diversion, Mark Andrews, Buckshot Hoffner, Francis Barth