Railroad & Warehouse Commissioner, 1920 Election

Primary Republican

Date: June 21, 1920
Cycle: 1920
Office: Railroad & Warehouse Commissioner
State: Minnesota
District: Statewide
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Ole P.B. (O.P.B.) Jacobson Incumbent Man Republican 166,767 58.05 +16.09
Paul I.D. Ostby Man Republican 120,537 41.95

Commissioner Jacobson was renominated in his campaign for a third term.

Ostby was a farmer from Mansfield Township and candidate for Railroad and Warehouse Commissioner in 1924.


  • The Legislative Manual of the State of Minnesota, 1921 (p. 101).