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Anderson, John (1882-1958) to Harry S. Truman re: meeting, atomic energy

Gilder Lehrman Collection #: GLC04935.04 Author/Creator: Anderson, John (1882-1958) Place Written: s.l. Type: Autograph letter signed Date: 21 December 1945 Pagination: 1

Summary of Content:

People: Anderson, John, 1882-1958.

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

Keywords/Subjects: President, Government and Civics, Atomic Energy, Science and Technology, Vice President

Sub Era: World War II