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Bernard Dickmann with President Harry S. Truman Holding Up the Newspaper "Dewey Defeats Truman"

Accession Number: 64-861

Bernard Dickmann with President Harry S. Truman Holding Up the Newspaper "Dewey Defeats Truman"

 8x10 inches (21x26 cm), Black and White
Description: At St. Louis Union Station, postmaster Bernard Dickmann (left) stands next to newly elected President Harry S. Truman as Mr. Truman holds up the famous Chicago Tribune newspaper headline "Dewey Defeats Truman." Man in background is unidentified. From: Campaign Scrapbook of Harry S. Truman.
Date: November 4, 1948
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ARC Keywords: Newspapers; Presidential campaign, 1948; Presidents; Railroad stations; Postmasters
HST Keywords: Dewey Defeats Truman; Newspapers - Chicago Tribune; Union Station - Missouri, St. Louis
People Pictured: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972; Dickmann, Bernard F. (Bernard Francis), 1888-1971
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