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    Harry Truman "Dewey Defeats Truman" Photograph Twice Signed "Harry Truman." Black and white press photo, 10" x 8", Chicago; November 3, 1948. Original United Press-International photograph,
    showing the newly elected President holding up the famous Chicago Daily Tribune newspaper that erroneously proclaimed Truman's defeat. Truman signs across the white newspaper, and again on his sleeve, where he also inscribes the photo. On verso is the United Press-International stamp, transferring the photo to the Truman Library. A piece of paper from the Truman Library is also taped to the verso.

    Condition: Mild buckling to lower portion and some fading to black ink signatures. Light toning throughout. Mounting remnants and minor soiling on verso.


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    October, 2019
    26th Saturday
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