Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Members of the 1952-1953 basketball team and others with former U.S. President Harry S. Truman

image number:

P0023843

description:

According to the Truman Library, this photograph was shot at the former president's office in the Federal Reserve Bank in Kansas City, Mo.

This image appears on page 5 of the March 20, 1953 edition of The Indiana Daily Student. The caption reads, in part: "Fans and several members of the Fightin' Hoosiers championship basketball team chat about he N.C.A.A. tourney with former President Harry Truman in his office in Kansas City..."

date taken:

probably 1953 March 19

photographer studio:

Whitman, Garrett

photographer studio:

Indiana Daily Student

personal name:

Bayer, Steve

personal name:

Schooley, Jim

personal name:

Deakyne, Jim

personal name:

Wright, Jack

personal name:

Chambers, Goethe

personal name:

Farley, Dick

personal name:

Taylor, Ron

personal name:

Fifer, Ron

personal name:

White, Dick

personal name:

Cohen, Chuck

personal name:

Whitman, Sheldon

personal name:

Truman, Harry S.

location of individuals:

(Standing, L to R) Steve Bayer, Jim Schooley, Jim Deakyne, Jack Wright, Goethe Chambers, Dick Farley, Ron Taylor, Ron Fifer, Dick White, Chuck Cohen, Sheldon Whitman.

Harry Truman seated.

event name:

NCAA Tournament

topic:

Basketball

topic:

Group portraits

topic:

Politicians

topic:

Presidents

city:

Kansas City

state:

Missouri

series:

Groups