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Governor Wilson Shannon portrait
Description: Governors portrait of Wilson Shannon (1803-1877) that hangs in the Ohio Statehouse. He served as the 13th and 15th Governor of Ohio, from 1838-1840 and 1842-1844. He was elected Governor of Ohio in 1838 after receiving the Democratic Party nomination. The following election he lost to Thomas Corwin, but was reelected in 1842. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AV105_1_11
Subjects: Ohio--Governors--Portraits; Ohio History--State and Local Government
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)