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Body of Unsuccessful Assassin Torresola on Lawn at Blair House

68-1312 (untitled)
Accession Number
68-1312
8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
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Description

One of the men who tried to force his way into Blair House in an attempt to assassinate President Harry S. Truman, Griselio Torresola, is shown on the ground with his German Luger pistol at his feet. He was killed in the attempt. Donor: New York Herald Tribune.

Date(s)
November 1, 1950