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Lieutenant Governor Oscar Dunn

The creator of this c. 1870 portrait of Louisiana Lieutentant Governor Oscar J. Dunn is unknown. Dunn, a native of New Orleans, was the first African American elected lieutenant governor of any state.

Lieutenant Governor Oscar Dunn

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Lieutenant Governor Oscar Dunn. Unidentified

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