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United States. Army. Signal Corps. [Harry Truman, Winston Churchill, and Joseph Stalin at Potsdam]

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04457 Author/Creator: United States. Army. Signal Corps. Place Written: Potsdam, Germany Type: Photographs Date: July - August 1945 Pagination: 1 photograph : b&w ; 25.5 x 20.7 cm.

Summary of Content: Signed by Harry Truman and Winston Churchill. Shows "the Big Three" at the Potsdam Conference in Germany. Includes stamp on verso.

People: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.
Churchill, Winston, 1871-1947.
Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953.

Historical Era: Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945

Keywords/Subjects: World War II, Military History, Global History and Civics, Foreign Affairs, President

Sub Era: World War II