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First Lady Bess W. Truman Receives Gift from Girl Scouts

Accession Number: 73-3939

First Lady Bess W. Truman Receives Gift from Girl Scouts

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: First Lady Bess W. Truman (second from right) receives a glass paperweight in honor of her service as honorary president of the Girl Scouts since 1945. The girls presenting the gift as two unidentified Girl Scout leaders look on: (left to right) Loretta Gallegos, 8; Susan Schneider, 11; Joanna Rodman, 8; Marion East, 16.
Date: December 3, 1952
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ARC Keywords: First ladies; Gifts; Girl Scouts
HST Keywords: Truman - Bess - Ceremonies - Girl Scouts
People Pictured: Truman, Bess Wallace, 1885-1982; East, Marion; Gallegos, Loretta; Schneider, Susan
Rights: Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service.
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