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Arrival Ceremony for President Pompidou of France

Arrival Ceremony for President Pompidou of France

Photographer
Joseph J. Scherschel
Date of Work
February 24, 1970
Credit
White House Historical Association

Arrival Ceremony for President Pompidou of France

This photograph by Joseph J. Scherschel shows part of the arrival ceremony for President Georges Pompidou of France on February 24, 1970, whose visit occurred during the Richard M. Nixon administration. The two presidents can be seen walking from the stage on the South Lawn. Pompidou's trip to the United States started on February 23, 1970 and ended on March 3, 1970. Prominent in the photograph are members of the military ceremonial guard who are present at arrival ceremonies.

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