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Mr. Truman's Renovation: White House Key

Mr. Truman's Renovation: White House Key

Date of Work
March 27, 1952
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National Park Service

Mr. Truman's Renovation: White House Key

On March 27, 1952, President and Mrs. Truman prepare to reoccupy the White House following its renovation.

From left to right, Charles K. Clauch, Usher; President Truman; Howell G. Crim, Chief Usher; Mrs. Truman; Alonzo Fields, Maitre d'hotel; and J.B. West, Usher. At far right, William Kelly, Project Manager, Public Buildings, and Jess Larson, General Services Administration, admire the ceremonial White House key they are about to present to the president.

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