Archive for March 16, 2008

March 16, 1912

March 16, 2008

Clyde Elmer Anderson is born in Brainerd. A champion of social and humanitarian causes, he would serve a record eleven years as the state’s lieutenant governor beginning in 1939 and then as the state’s twenty-eighth governor from 1951 to 1955.

Thanks to Palma Wright’s, Louis Lauer’s and Lynn Johnson’s classes at Moorhead Public Schools for the research on March’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.