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World War II Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Two Former Statesmen Meet"


Date: June 24, 1956
Published: United Press Associations, New York Bureau [New York]
Size (Details): 9 x 7 inches (Black & White Gelatin Print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207266

Description: Typed paper caption reads:
"Former British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill and former United States president Harry S. Truman (right) shake hands as they meet for the first time since they left their posts of national leadership, at Chartwell, Sir Winston's country estate June 24th [1956]. The English statesman told Truman, "I'm getting on," but added, "You don't look a day older."

The photograph is in very good condition with light scratches. The verso is backstamped "United Press Associations."

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