Pioneers--Montana--Yellowstone County. Mayors--Montana--Billings. Fraser, Marjorie Frost. Fraser, Robin. Frost, Robert. Frost, Elinor. Pictograph Cave State Park (Mont.) Yellowstone Art Museum (Billings, Mont.) Bicycles & tricycles--1960-1970.
In 1932, Marjorie Frost, daughter of poet Robert and Elinor Frost, married Willard Fraser and the couple settled in Billings. She died in 1934 - See Arrange Rites for Mrs. Willard Fraser, Billings Gazette, May 4, 1934. They had a daughter, Robin. Willard E. Fraser (1907-1972) was the colorful Mayor of Billings for six terms. He ran and lost five times. He was Mayor from 1963-1969 and 1971-1972. Supported the Indian Caves, Art Museum, and many other cultural institutions in Billings. He died in office of a heart attack on September 21, 1972. After his death, the City established a Charter in 1977 which placed city power in the hands of a city administrator. The Willard Fraser papers are located at MSU Billings Special Collections. The Willard H. Fraser mayoral papers (1963-1969 & 1971-1972) contain the alphabetized file folders, letters, political campaigns, proclamations, memos, and his correspondence. See Mayor Willard Fraser Dies, Billings Gazette, September 20, 1972.
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See Arrange Rites for Mrs. Willard Fraser, Billings Gazette, May 4, 1934. The Willard Fraser papers are located at MSU Billings Special Collections. See Mayor Willard Fraser Dies, Billings Gazette, September 20, 1972.
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