President Harry S. Truman Poses With Completed Cartoon Portraits
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Title:   President Harry S. Truman Poses With Completed Cartoon Portraits
Description:   President Harry S. Truman (center, glasses) posing outside the White House with a group of visiting cartoonists, as they exhibit the sketches they have just made of the President. Those holding up drawings, from left to right: Ham Fisher (partly cut off), Milton Caniff, Alex Raymond, Jo Fischer (over Truman's left shoulder), Alfred Andriola (bow tie, next to Truman), Ray Van Buren (next to Fischer), John Pieretti, and Rube Goldberg. All others are unidentified.
Accession number:   73-3181
Subjects (ARC):   Artists; Drawing; Presidents
Subjects (HST):   Truman - Press - TV; Truman - Portraits - Informal Portraits
People:   Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Andriola, Alfred; Caniff, Milton Arthur, 1907-; Fischer, Jo, 1904-; Fisher, Ham, 1901-1955; Goldberg, Rube, 1883-1970; Pieretti, John; Raymond, Alex, 1909-1956.; Van Buren, Raeburn, b. 1891
Date:   October 3, 1949
Physical Size:   8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Color:   Black & White
Cropped:   no
Collection:    
Rights:   Public Domain: This item can be used freely without further permission.
Photographer:   Rowe, Abbie
Credit:   Abbie Rowe, National Park Service.
Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.
 
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