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President Richard Nixon (center) appeared at the Grand Forks Airport in October 1970 to rally support for Thomas Kleppe, candidate for U.S. Senate. The President was joined by Representative Mark Andrews and his wife, Mary (right). Glendora and Thomas Kleppe are on the left.
Thomas Kleppe served in the U.S. House of Representatives (1967-1971), in the Small Business Administration (1971-1975), and as the Secretary of the Interior (1975-1977).
Originally from Cass County, Mark Andrews represented North Dakota in the U.S. House of Representatives from 1963 to 1981 and in the U.S. Senate from 1981 until 1987.
Grand Forks Airport
Mark Andrews, Mary Andrews, Glendora Kleppe, Thomas Kleppe, Richard Nixon
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
Thomas Kleppe, Richard Nixon, Mark Andrews, airport