President Harry Truman

Title

President Harry Truman

Subject

Presidents - United States
Heads of state - United States
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Governor's Palace (Williamsburg, Va.)
Block 20. Building 3A.

Description

President Harry S. Truman, flanked by several costumed interpreters, laughs as he descends the steps outside the Governor's Palace. President Truman was in Williamsburg in 1948 to receive an honorary degree from The College of William and Mary. During his visit, President Truman was given a tour of the Historic Area of Colonial Williamsburg.

Creator

Williams, Thomas L.

Date

1948-04

Date Created

1948-04

Format

jpeg

Type

Image

Identifier

1948-W-225

Rights Holder

Special Collections, John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation

Original Format

Gelatin silver print

Physical Dimensions

8 x 10 inches

Files

1948-W-225.jpg

Citation

Williams, Thomas L., “President Harry Truman,” John D. Rockefeller Jr. Library, Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, accessed June 26, 2017, http://rocklib.omeka.net/items/show/648.