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Catalog Number 2015.001.00183.3
Title Truman Receives Certificate During Whistle Stop at Burlingame Southern Pacific Depot, October 1948
Photographer Pearl, Norton
Collection Archival Collection
Object Name Negative
Category Photographs
Date October 1948
Description Truman Receives Certificate During Whistle Stop at Burlingame Southern Pacific Depot, October 1948. Black and white negative of President Harry S. Truman standing at the back of the presidential train car during his 1948 Truman-Dewey campaign whistle-stop tour at the Burlingame Southern Pacific Depot. Truman holds a "Certificate of Appreciation" presented to him by the Burlingame Lions Club. To his right is a freestanding silver microphone with the letters "KVSM." Part of a series of 9.
Studio Norton Pearl Photography
Place Burlingame, CA
Event Whistle-Stop Tour
People Truman, Harry S.
Subjects Clubs
Political campaigns
Presidential seal
Presidents
Press
Trains
Whistle-stop campaigning
Search Terms Burlingame
Burlingame Railroad Station
Burlingame Station
Certificates
Lions Club
Presidents
Southern Pacific
Southern Pacific Railroad
Southern Pacific Stations
Southern Pacific Stations - Burlingame
Trains
Whistle Stop
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