13160_11393_truman_dewey7.mov

13160_11393_truman_dewey7

Footage of the 1948 United States Presidential election. Harry S. Truman submits his ballot in front of a watching crowd. Shot of a crowd outside of a library. A man exits a voting booth. Footage of people submitting their ballots. Shots of news correspondents awaiting the results and vote tabulation stations. Shots of several exhausted and napping people sprawled out on chairs and couches. A man announced the winner and a ballroom of people dances and celebrates. Shots of Truman in his office and construction on the US Capitol Building.

1940s
B&W
Not Explicit