Photos, Prints, Drawings Photograph of President Harry S. Truman and General George C. Marshall, May 22, 1950

Format Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Clapp, Verner W. (Verner Warren)
Dodds, Harold W. (Harold Willis)
Jefferson, Thomas
Library of Congress
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett)
Truman, Harry S.
Dates 1950
Language English
Subjects Gifts, Legacies
Special Events
Photograph of President Harry S. Truman and General George C. Marshall, May 22, 1950
Contributor Names
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959
Clapp, Verner W. (Verner Warren), 1901-1972
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826
Dodds, Harold W. (Harold Willis), 1889-1980
Library of Congress
Created / Published
May 22, 1950
Subject Headings
-  Libraries--Gifts, legacies
-  Special events
-  Manuscripts
-  Transcribed from item: "President Truman and General Marshall speak at Library of Congress. Left to right: Verner W. Clapp, Acting Librarian of Congress, and President Harry S. Truman (who received the first copy of the volume), look on as General George C. Marshall receives the second copy of the first volume of the Paper of Thomas Jefferson from Harold W. Dodds, President of Princeton University."
Call Number
Location: PIO 50
Source Collection
Library of Congress Archives: Photographs, Illustrations, Objects
Manuscript Division
Digital Id

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