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President Truman speaking at the home of former President Franklin D. Roosevelt

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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
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Clifford, Clark - with Truman; Leahy, William D. - Ceremonies, Parades; Vaughan, Harry - Ceremonies; Roosevelt, Eleanor - Truman, H. S. (with); Truman - Ceremonies - Dedications - Presidency - Franklin D. Roosevelt Library; Truman - Dignitaries - Political Associates - Roosevelt, Eleanor; New York, Hyde Park; Roosevelt, Frankln D. - Library; Negroes; Animals - Dogs - Fala

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President Harry S. Truman (standing at podium) speaking at the dedication of the home of the late President Franklin D. Roosevelt as a national shrine. Seated behind President Truman are, from left to right: Marian Anderson, Reverend George Anthony, National Park Service Director Newton B. Drury, Eleanor Roosevelt, Harry Vaughan, Clark Clifford, Secretary of the Interior Julius Krug, and Admiral William D. Leahy. Standing behind Clark Clifford, next to the pillar is Franklin D. Roosevelt, Junior. Former President Roosevelt's Scottish Terrier dog Fala is sitting on the ground next to Mrs. Roosevelt, his leash tied to the chair.

April 12, 1946