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President Truman Salutes 442nd Regimental Combat Team

President Harry S. Truman (left) salutes after decorating the colors of the 442nd Regimental Combat Team, composed of Japanese-American soldiers who fought in the European Campaign. Soldiers are (left to right): Conrad Kurahara, Sacramento, California; Mitsuomi Tanaka, Honokaa, Hawaii; Thomas Harimoto, Honolulu, HI; Hiroshi Yamamoto, Brigham, Utah; and Laverne Kurahara, twin brother of Conrad, Sacramento, CA. Visitors, photographers, and other members of the press observe in the background. This event was held on the White House grounds at the Ellipse.

President Truman Holds Frances Friedel During Whistlestop in Minnesota

President Harry S. Truman holds six year old Frances Friedel on the rear platform of his train during his whistlestop tour through Waseca, Minnesota, during the presidential campaign. Frances was aboard the train to present corsages to the First Lady and Margaret. Donor: New York Herald Tribune. Photograph was touched up by newspaper for publication.

Former President Truman Makes a Rare Appearance on Capitol Hill

Washington, D. C. Former President Harry S. Truman, making one of his rare appearances on Capitol Hill before a congressional committee, reflects three moods as he testifies today before a Senate Judiciary Subcommittee. He was alternately talkative, stern, and smiling as he discussed the question of revoking the 22nd amendment to the Constitution which limits a chief executive to two terms in office. From: Houston Post.