In the Oval Office of the White House, President Harry S. Truman receives the gift of a first edition book, Kentucky on the March, a story of social progress in Kentucky, from Vice President Alben Barkley and the book's author, Harry W. Schacter.
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President Harry S. Truman holding a motion picture camera with two hands and looking through the lens. Photographers are in the background. The president was given this movie camera as a gift by the White House Photographers Association and he used it to take movies of the members of the press on the South Lawn of the White House.
President Harry S. Truman (center), holding two cameras that are being presented to him by the White House Photographers.
Close-up of President Harry S. Truman looking through a camera getting ready to take a picture. The President was given this camera by the White House News Photographers Association, and he is taking a photo of the White House press corps gathered on the South Lawn of the White House.