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Truman at the 1947 White House Tree lighting ceremony

Accession Number: 73-2509

Truman at the 1947 White House Tree lighting ceremony

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: President Harry S. Truman greets members of the armed services in the audience at the ceremonies for the lighting of the White House Christmas Tree. All others are unidentified.
Date: December 24, 1947
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ARC Keywords: African American soldiers; Christmas; Presidents; Soldiers
HST Keywords: Truman - Ceremonies - Dedications - Presidency - Christmas Tree Lighting
People Pictured: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Rights: Public Domain - This item is in the public domain and can be used freely without further permission.

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Credit: Abbie Rowe, National Park Service.
Harry S. Truman Library & Museum.

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