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Representative Mansfield gives a brief biographical sketch and then discusses the economic development of Montana, including dams, retention of the air base at Great Falls, and rural electrification. He also discusses his record on public power, Rural Electrification Administration, and agricultural issues.
Mansfield, Mike, --1903-2001.; Statesmen--United States--Biography.; Campaign speeches, 1952--Democratic--Montana.; Montana--Economic conditions.; United States--Politics and government--20th century.
Mike Mansfield Political Speeches, Press Interviews, and Campaign Advertisements Audio Recordings, OH 022
University of Montana. Mansfield Library. Archives and Special Collections
University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library
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Mansfield, Michael "Mike" J., "Campaign speech at Great Falls, Montana, October 20, 1952" (1952). Mike Mansfield Political Speeches, Press Interviews and Campaign Audio Recordings. 11.