First Lady Nancy Evans with Laurene Gandy, 1972. GMF Archives
First Lady Nancy Evans in the dining room with the Edwin Chapman Mural. GMF Archives
Virginia Alderson Talcott (1917-2011) Legacy.com image.
Docent members Linda Langberg, BJ Lutz, Joan Aspaas and Rita Niesen. GMF Image.
Mansion Library, 1970s. GMF Archives.
Diana Neely. WSHS Governor’s Mansion Foundation “Voices of the Mansion,” Oral History Project.
Lynn Brunton. WSHS Governor’s Mansion Foundation “Voices of the Mansion,” Oral History Project.
Dr. Sheila Fay and Jenny Edwards with Governor Booth Gardner. WSHS Governor’s Mansion Foundation “Voices of the Mansion,” Oral History Project.
Beverly Criley Graham with the Peale Portrait. GMF Image.
Governor Chris Gregoire and First Gentleman Mike Gregoire at the Centennial Garden Party Event. Washington State image.
Governor Chris Gregoire with Cententennial Attendees. Washington State image. To view the Centennial Tea and Fashion Show click here:
The Centennial Garden Party video is available here
L-R First Ladies Nancy Evans and Jean Gardner, Diane Lowry Oakes, First Gentleman Mike Gregoire and First Lady Trudi Inslee. GMF image.
2016 & 2018
Wine Social Attendees
L-R Dawna Donohue, Ann Olson, Capt. Alan Schrader, Retired Washington Supreme Court Chief Justice Gerry Alexander. GMF image.
Front L-R Ann Olson, Joan Houchen, Dawna Donohue, Brim Smith. Back L-R Elisabeth Schafer, Shanna Stevenson, Donna Doyle and Judy Henderson. GMF image.
Women’s Suffrage History at the Mansion video is available here
2020- September, 2022
“Artist in Studio,” by Jacob Lawrence.
“Tools, 1977” by Jacob Lawrence.
“Prelude to Winter,” by Paul Horiuchi.
“Circle of Life and Change,” by Andy and Ruth Wilbur-Peterson
“View from the Reservation,” by Leo Adams (pictured).
Learn more about the Petersons and their Mansion artwork here
Learn about Leo Adams and his art here. This program was funded in part by a 2022 Humanities Washington Opportunity Grant.
September 9, 2022 featuring remarks by former Governor Dan Evans and First
Lady Nancy Evans. View the video here
Governor Dan Evans with 50th Anniversary Event Chair
First Lady Nancy Evans with 2022-2024 GMF President Lorraine Hamilton.