President Harry Truman and Princess Elizabeth of Great Britain, Washington, D.C., 1951

Summary

In the course of Princess Elizabeth's first royal visit to Canada in October 1951, the future queen of the United Kingdom met for a short time with President Harry S. Truman in Washington, D.C. This photograph taken during their visit shows the two leaders in the back of the 1950 Lincoln presidential limousine.

In the course of Princess Elizabeth's first royal visit to Canada in October 1951, the future queen of the United Kingdom met for a short time with President Harry S. Truman in Washington, D.C. This photograph taken during their visit shows the two leaders in the back of the 1950 Lincoln presidential limousine.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Gelatin silver process

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 7.563 in

Width: 9.5 in

Inscriptions

Type-written caption affixed to back: October 31,1951 - President Truman and Princess Elizabeth in the 1950 Lincoln Bubbletop driven by Secret Service Agent Morgan L. Gies. To the left rear is the 1939 Lincoln Sunshine Special.

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