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Governor Olson’s Legacy...

Being sworn in as governor
Olson is sworn in as Governor with left hand in his pocket.

Speaking at Golden Gate Exposition
Speaking at the Golden Gate International Exposition.

Governor confronting his opposition
Governor Olson was known for his being "hard headed".

Ribbon cutting ceremony at opening of freeway
With Rose Queen Sally Stanton at opening of freeway.

Composite image of Carter, Mosk, and Traynor
Olson judiciary appointees who are recognized as being among California’s greats.

Olson points out site of Friant Dam to U.S. Secretary of Interior
Governor Olson points out site of Friant Dam to U.S. Secretary of Interior Harold Ickes