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In 1948, President Harry S. Truman stopped at the Southern Pacific train depot in Glendale to give a five minuite campaign speech. Next to Truman (from right to left) are James Roosevelt, Everett G. Burkhalter (former state assemblymen), Richard R. Rogan (chairman of the welcoming committee), and Floyd J. Jolley (Glendale city councilman). San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.
Harry S. Truman - 33rd President of the United States
Union officer with "contraband", 1862...two months after this photo was taken President Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation.