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Margaret Truman Christening the Battleship USS Missouri

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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
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Ships - USS Missouri - Launching; Truman - Ships - USS Missouri - Launching; Truman, Margaret - Dedications - Christenings - Ships - USS Missouri

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Margaret Truman (right) just before breaking the champagne bottle against the USS Missouri during the christening ceremonies.
January 29, 1944