House Majority Leader Earl Strinden (center) poses for a photograph with two members of his staff: Mavis Patche, Secretary to the House Majority Leader (left) and Legislative Intern Jim Wold (right).
A Republican, Earl Strinden represented Grand Forks in the North Dakota House of Representatives from 1967 until 1989. He also served for many years as President of the UND Alumni Association and Foundation.
Following a career in the U.S. Air Force, Jim Wold graduated from the UND Law School in 1981. He later served as the Deputy Assistant to the Secretary of Defense for POW/MIA Affairs and as Director of the Defense Prisoner of War/Missing Personnel Office.
State Capitol, Bismarck, North Dakota
Mavis Patche, Earl Strinden, Jim Wold
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota