Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Daily Appointments
of Harry S. Truman

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This Presidential Appointments Calendar is based upon the records contained in the
Matthew J. Connelly Files

Saturday, June 26, 1948
    [Public Papers: Statement by the President Upon Signing the Trade Agreements Extension Act]
11:00 am Mr. David L. Cole, Chairman, Coal Board of Inquiry
Mr. Waldo L. Fisher
Mr. E. Whight Bakke
Mr. S. Herbert Unterberger, Secretary of Board
(Dr. John Steelman)
(Arranged by Dr. Steelman)
11:15 am Honorable William Green, President, A. F. of L.
(Phoned Mr. Connelly yesterday to ask for this.)
11:30 am Rt. Honorable Duncan Sandys
11:45 am (Mr. Willard Thorpe)
(Mr. Alex I. Henderson)
1:00 pm (Lunch)
    On this date, President Truman ordered a Berlin airlift, in conjunction with the British, in answer to a Soviet Russian blockade of the portion of that city occupied by the Western powers. See student research file The Berlin Airlift: documents, photographs and more.

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