Minnesota gubernatorial election, 1952

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Minnesota gubernatorial election, 1952
Minnesota
1950 ←
November 4, 1952 → 1954

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Nominee C. Elmer Anderson Orville Freeman
Party Republican DFL
Popular vote 785,125 624,480
Percentage 55.33% 44.01%

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County Results

Governor before election

C. Elmer Anderson
Republican

Elected Governor

C. Elmer Anderson
Republican

The 1952 Minnesota gubernatorial election took place on November 4, 1952. Republican Party of Minnesota candidate C. Elmer Anderson defeated Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party challenger Orville Freeman.

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1952 Gubernatorial Election, Minnesota
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Republican C. Elmer Anderson 785,125 55.33% -5.41%
DFL Orville Freeman 624,480 44.01% +5.73%
Progressive Martin Fredrickson 5,227 0.36% n/a
Industrial Government Eldrid Bauers 4,037 0.28% -0.69%
Majority 160,645 11.32%
Turnout 1,418,869
Republican hold Swing

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