This Presidential Appointments Calendar is based upon the records contained in the
Matthew J. Connelly Files
|Monday, February 23, 1948|
|[Log of President Truman's Trip: Puerto Rico, The Virgin Islands, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, and Key West, Florida]|
|[Public Papers: Special Message to the Congress on Housing]|
The President left St. Thomas at 5:30 a.m. aboard|
the USS WILLIAMSBURG and proceded to Fredericksted,
St. Croix, arriving at 9:30 a.m. He disembarked
about 10:30 a.m. and departed for a sightseeing
tour by automobile of the Island. He made a few remarks
at the Government House at Christiansted, St. Croix.
The President motored back to Frederikstead for his
lunch and then returned to the USS WILLIAMSBURG.
The USS WILLIAMSBURG left St. Croix at 2:00 p.m.
for the Guantanamo Naval Base.
|12:00 pm||[Public Papers: Remarks at Government House, St. Croix, Virgin Islands]|
|Truman Photographs for February 23, 1948|
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