President Truman Finds the Pyramid Club Flourishing in Washington

Title

President Truman Finds the Pyramid Club Flourishing in Washington

Subject

Lucas, Scott Wike, 1892-1968
United States. Congress
Legislators
Russell, Richard B. (Richard Brevard), 1897-1971
Wherry, Kenneth S. (Kenneth Spicer), 1892-1951
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
Presidents

Description

A Washington Star political cartoon depicts the "Pyramid Club" blocking President Harry S. Truman from skipping town for Florida and leaving Washington, D.C. in shambles. The "Pyramid Club" included U.S. Senators, Scott W. Lucas (Democrat), Kenneth S. Wherry (Republican), and Richard B. Russell, Jr. (Democrat).

Creator

Berryman, Cliff

Publisher

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum

Rights

The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum holds all rights and permissions.

Format

jpg

Language

eng

Identifier

401425
Scott W. Lucas Collection

Original Format

1949-03-20
sketch
b&w
1

Physical Dimensions

38 x 40 cm

Citation

Berryman, Cliff, “President Truman Finds the Pyramid Club Flourishing in Washington,” Chronicling Illinois, accessed October 20, 2021, https://alplm-cdi.com/chroniclingillinois/items/show/21202.