Legislative Manual of Minnesota 1957-1958. Material: paper, leather. Size: 6" x 9" x 2". Description: green leather hard cover gold-stamped with the name "Rodney N. Searle"; spine lettering: "Legislative Manual Minnesota 1957 1958"; contents: 663 pages illustrated with the state seal, flag, flower, tree and emblem with chapters on the legislative, executive and judicial departments, education, institutions, parks and forests, history of the state, constitution and laws, information on the counties, municipalities and postoffices, references to the federal government, the forty-eight states, legal holidays, radio and television stations and newspapers; explanations of elections; photos of the members of the House of Representatives and miscellaneous photos of the House at work.
Rodney Searle was a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives from the 16th District from 1957-1981; he served as Speaker of the House in 1979. Donor is Rep. Searle's son.