Former President Harry S. Truman Visits United Nations
Former President of the United States, Harry S. Truman, today visited United Nations Headquarters. He is seen here, at left, shaking hands with Mr. Dag Hammarskjöld, Secretary-General of the UN. Today's visit was Mr. Truman's first view of the completed Headquarters buildings. He was last here on 24 October 1949, when, as President of the United States, he made a major address at the cornerstone ceremony for the Secretariat building.