Former Democratic Gov. Steve Cowper poses in front of the Capitol for a cover photo for the Juneau Empire's 1987 legislative guide. Cowper's nickname was "The High Plains Drifter" after the 1973 Clint Eastwood movie of the same name. Cowper served from 1986 to 1990.
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