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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

Monday, December 15, 1952
10:10 am (The President motored to the National Archives for ceremonies
on "Bill of Rights Day". He was accompanied by:
Mr. Charles Murphy
Mr. David Lloyd
Mr. David Stowe
Mr. Donald Dawson
Mr. Roger Tubby
Mr. Irving Perlmeter
Mrs. Short
General Harry Vaughan
Admiral Robert Dennison
General Robert Landry
(This was a ceremony marking installation in permanent shrine
of the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution and
the Bill of Rights.)

[Public Papers: Address at the National Archives Dedicating the New Shrine for the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Bill of Rights]
[ Audio Excerpts: MP3]
11:40 am (Arrived back at the Executive Office)
11:45 am Congressman Toby Morris, of Oklahoma
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly last week and asked for this.)
12:00 pm Honorable Kerr Scott, Governor of North Carolina
Mr. Thomas H. Walker, Administrative Assistant to Governor
Mr. Lextor E. Ray, Chairman of Cumberland County, North
Carolina Board of Commissioners
Mr. Tom M. Hunter, Member of Cumberland County, North Carolina
Board of Commissioners
Mr. A. Wilbur Clark, State Highway Commissioner
(Arranged by Mr. David Stowe)
12:15 pm Honorable Richard C. Patterson, Jr., American Minister to Switzerland
(Asked for this through Protocol)
12:30 pm Honorable David Bruce, the Under Secretary of State
Honorable Edward J. Foley, Under Secretary of the Treasury
(Usual Monday appointment for State)
1:00 pm (LUNCH)
2:50 pm (Mr. and Mrs. Tom Craven) OFF THE RECORD
(Were photographed with the President.)
3:00 pm (Honorable Jack Gorrie, Chairman, N.S.R.B.) OFF THE RECORD
(Mr. William A. Stead)
3:15 pm Honorable Frederick Lawton, Director, Bureau of the Budget
(Half hour)
3:45 pm (Honorable Frank Pace, the Secretary of the Army) OFF THE RECORD
4:00 pm Honorable Ward M. Canaday, U. S. Co-chairman, Caribbean Commission
(Called Mr. Matthew Connelly last week and asked for this.)

Truman Photographs for December 15, 1952
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President Harry S. Truman at Archives Dedication

The creation of this online resource was made possible in part by funding from the William T. Kemper Foundation - Commerce Bank, Trustee.