President Harry S. Truman Sworn in as President
Click to view the full-sized image

Title:   President Harry S. Truman Sworn in as President
Description:   President Harry S. Truman is sworn in as President of the United States. Standing in the foreground from left to right are: Mr. Truman, Bess W. Trumn, and Margaret Truman. Standing in the background, from left to right are: Admiral William Leahy, unidentified (mostly obscured by Mrs. Truman's hat), Speaker of the House Sam Rayburn, and William D. Simmons. This photo is from the album "The President and his Cabinet," from John W. Snyder.
Accession number:   64-03-01
Subjects (ARC):   Children of presidents; First ladies; Legislators; Naval officers; Oaths; Presidential succession; Presidents; White House staff
Subjects (HST):   Truman - Oaths - President - 1945; Truman - Bess - Ceremonies - Oath of Office; Truman - Margaret - Ceremonies - Oath of Office
People:   Leahy, William D. (William Daniel), 1875-1959; Rayburn, Sam, 1882-1961; Simmons, William D., 1895-1970; Truman, Bess Wallace, 1885-1982; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Truman, Margaret (Mary Margaret), 1924-2008
Date:   April 12, 1945
Physical Size:   8x10 inches (21x26 cm)
Color:   Black & White
Cropped:   no
Collection:    
Rights:   As far as the Harry S. Truman Library is aware, this item can be used freely without further permission.
Photographer:  
Credit:   Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.
 
Close this window to return to full photograph record.