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View of a session of the Potsdam Conference in Germany

63-1455-34 (untitled)
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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White

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View of the conference room at the opening of the third day's session of the Potsdam Conference in Potsdam, Germany. Soviet leader Josef Stalin is at left, leaning back in his chair. Clement Attlee, center, has back turned to the camera. President Harry S. Truman is at top of table, wearing bow tie. British Prime Minister Winston Churchill is at lower right side of table, back to camera. Vyacheslav Molotov is seated to the right of Josef Stalin. Admiral William Leahy is seated two to the left of President Truman; Secretary of State James Byrnes is seated to the immediate left of President Truman. General Harry Vaughan is standing at the bottom of the stairs, second from the right. Averell Harriman is seated on the extreme right, partly obscured. Others are unidentified. From Potsdam album, 1945.
July 19, 1945