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Acheson and Forrestal at Truman-Barkley Dinner

Accession Number: 73-2851A

Acheson and Forrestal at Truman-Barkley Dinner

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: View of table at the dinner honoring President Harry S. Truman and Vice President Alben Barkley at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. Left to right, Secretary of State Dean Acheson, Alice (Mrs. Dean) Acheson, Secretary of Defense James Forrestal, and an unidentified man. All others in background are unidentified.
Date: January 18, 1949
Related Collection:
ARC Keywords: Cabinet officers; Dinners and dining; Presidential inaugurations; Receptions
HST Keywords: Truman - Inaugural - 1949
People Pictured: Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971; Forrestal, James, 1892-1949; Acheson, Alice
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.
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