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Workers inside Ductwork during the Renovation of the White House, 07/19/1951 | by The U.S. National Archives
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Workers inside Ductwork during the Renovation of the White House, 07/19/1951

Original Caption: Workers inside Ductwork during the Renovation of the White House, 07/19/1951

 

Created By: National Archives and Records Administration. Office of Presidential Libraries. Harry S. Truman Library. (04/01/1985 - )

 

From: Series: Photographs Relating to the Administration, Family, and Personal Life of Harry S. Truman, compiled 1957 - 2004, documenting the period 1849 - 2004

 

Contact: Harry S. Truman Library (NLHST), 500 West U.S. Highway 24, Independence, MO, 64050-1798. PHONE: 816-268-8272; FAX: 816-268-8295; EMAIL:truman.reference@nara.gov.

 

Production Dates: 07/19/1951

 

Scope and Content Note: To underscore the size of the massive new ventilation system being installed above the tunnel in the new White House basement, the photographer placed workmen inside the illuminated ductwork. All are unidentified.

 

Persistent URL: arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalIdSearch?id=6993195

 

Truman Library URL: www.trumanlibrary.org/photographs/view.php?id=8

 

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted

 

Use Restrictions: Unrestricted

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Taken on July 19, 1951