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Harry S. Truman Reading on Balcony of White House

Accession Number: 83-120-01

Harry S. Truman Reading on Balcony of White House

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Color
Description: President Harry S. Truman is reading a book on the "Truman balcony" of White House. First Lady Bess Truman is seated at far right, partly obscured. She is also reading a book. This is from a series of four original 35mm color slides. The slides are from the Truman home. 83-120-01 is copied from original slide SL2295.
Date: ca. 1952
Related Collection: Family, Business, and Personal Affairs Papers
ARC Keywords: First ladies; Presidential residences; Presidents
HST Keywords: Books - Truman; Reading - Truman; Truman - Family - Wife; Truman - Bess - Family - HST - Presidency; White House - Exterior - Balcony
People Pictured: Truman, Bess Wallace, 1885-1982; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
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