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President Harry S. Truman Holds a Press Conference in Key West, Florida

2012-746 (untitled)
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4x5 inches (10x13 cm)
Black & White

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President Harry S. Truman holds a press conference on the lawn of the Little White House while on vacation in Key West, Florida. Standing from left to right: Mr. Phil Regan, Mr. David K. Niles, Mr. Stephen Spingarn, Mr. Stanley Woodward, Mr. Donald S. Dawson, Mr. Matthew J. Connelly, Major General Harry H. Vaughan, Rear Admiral Robert L. Dennison, Mr. William D. Hassett, unidentified, Major General Wallace H. Graham, and Mr. Charles G. Ross. The man writing on his knee next to Mr. Ross is Edwin W. Darby. Identifiable men sitting around President Harry S. Truman (center, in white chair) are Mr. Frank Bourgholtzer (third from left), Mr. Joseph H. Short, Jr. (wearing glasses), Mr. Joseph A. Fox (leaning in, in white suit), Mr. Robert G. Nixon (smoking cigar), Mr. Merriman Smith (partly obscured by Nixon), and Mr. Jack Romagna (in white long-sleeved shirt next to Truman). All others are unidentified. From: Naval Photo Center, sent to the Truman Library by the National Archives. Original 4x5 negative.
March 30, 1950