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This is a clear christmas tree ornament with the words "Ossie Mayor" printed in cursive. Not much else is known about which election for Mayor of Springfield it was for. Certainly, it was used as a give away type promotional item. Ossie Langfelder…

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This is a campaign sign to Re-elect Gary Hannig for Illinois State Representative. He served in the Illinois House for 30 years, from 1979-2009. It is impossible to tell from which campaign the sign belongs, due to its excellent condition and…

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An Illinois legislator beginning his career in the Depression Era, Paul Powell became Secretary of State in 1965. He passed away in 1970, leaving behind $800,000 of cash found in shoeboxes and strongboxes in his Springfield hotel room. Powell's…

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This photo was taken at the Old State Capitol Building in Springfield. President Richard Nixon is signing a bill H.R. 9798 authorizing the Abraham Lincoln Home National Historic Site. Congressman Paul Findley, of the 20th Congressional District of…

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Jim Langfelder ran as the Democratic nominee for Springfield mayor in 2015. He defeated Republican Paul Palazzolo. Jim Langfelder follows in the footsteps of his father, Ossie Langfelder, who served as mayor of Springfield from 1987-1995.

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Ossie Langfelder served as the Democratic mayor of Springfield, IL from 1987 to 1995.

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Ossie Langfelder served as the Democratic mayor of Springfield, IL from 1987 to 1995.

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Ossie Langfelder served as the Democratic mayor of Springfield, IL from 1987 to 1995.

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Ossie Langfelder served as the Democratic mayor of Springfield, IL from 1987 to 1995.

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Jim Langfelder is the current Democratic mayor of Springfield, he was elected into office in 2015. He ran against Republican Paul Palazzolo.
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