Governor Asa S. Bushnell portrait   Save
Governor Asa S. Bushnell portrait
Description: Portrait of Governor Asa S. Bushnell (1834-1904) who served two, two-year terms as Governor from 1896-1900. Bushnell's two terms as governor were busy years for the state and the nation. Some Progressive legislation was passed that required better working conditions for women and limited child labor in the state. The legislature also enacted some corporate taxes during this era that provided revenue for the state. View on Ohio Memory.
Image ID: AV105_1_25
Subjects: Ohio--Governors--Portraits; Ohio History--State and Local Government
Places: Columbus (Ohio); Franklin County (Ohio)