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Truman, Acheson, and Vinson at Acheson's Swearing-in Ceremony

Accession Number: 73-2949

Truman, Acheson, and Vinson at Acheson

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: Dean Acheson (left) taking the oath of office as Secretary of State, with Chief Justice Fred Vinson (right) administering the oath. Standing in the background are, from left to right: unidentified man, Mrs. Alice Acheson, unidentified woman, Congressman Sol Bloom, Senator Arthur Vandenberg, Senator Tom Connally, President Harry S. Truman, Major General Harry Vaughan, Captain Robert Dennison, and Mary Jane Truman.
Date: January 21, 1949
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ARC Keywords: Armed forces officers; Cabinet officers; Judges; Legislators; Naval officers; Oaths; Presidential advisors; Presidential family; Presidents
HST Keywords: Truman - Cabinet - Members - Oath of Office
People Pictured: Acheson, Dean, 1893-1971; Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Vinson, Fred M., 1890-1953; Acheson, Alice; Bloom, Solomon F. (Solomon Frank), 1903-1962; Connally, Tom, 1877-1963; Dennison, Robert L. (Robert Lee), 1901-1980; Truman, Mary Jane, 1889-1978; Vandenberg, Arthur H. (Arthur Hendrick), 1884-1951; Vaughan, Harry H., 1893-1981
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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