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President Truman Presents Congressional Medal to Barkley

73-3349 (untitled)
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8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Black & White
HST Keywords
Truman - Awards - Giving - Medals - Other; Truman - Dignitaries - Barkley - Alben

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President Harry S. Truman (second from right) in the Oval Office, shaking hands with Vice President Alben Barkley (second from left) as he presents him with a Gold Medal for distinguished service in Congress, as the Vice President's wife, Mrs. Jane Barkley (left), and Nellie Tayloe Ross, Director of the Bureau of the Mint (right), look on.
June 2, 1950