President Harry S. Truman addressing a Joint Session of Congress, the Truman Doctrine speech

59-804 (untitled)
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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
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Greece; Truman - Addresses - Congress - 80th; Truman - Cabinet - Truman with Members; Turkey

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President Harry S. Truman addressing a Joint Session of the 80th Congress, requesting aid for Greece and Turkey (Truman Doctrine). On the front row, lower right foreground, from left to right are Cabinet Secretaries John Snyder, Dean Acheson, Robert Patterson, Tom Clark, James Forrestal, Clinton Anderson, W. Averell Harriman, and Lewis Schwellenbach.
March 12, 1947