Benton, William

Benton, William

Benton, William
Group 2
I: Individuals and Groups
United States president Harry S. Truman signs the Fulbright Act into law on August 1, 1946. The goal of the new program is to promote understanding through an international exchange of students. With the president are Senator J. William Fulbright of Arkansas (center) and Senator William Benton of Connecticut (right).
Benton, William, 1900-1973 | Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 | Fulbright, James William, 1905-1995 | Presidents | Legislators--United States | Fulbright scholarships
Photographic prints; 18.9 x 15.5 cm
Washington, D.C.
Archival Photographic Files
University of Chicago Library, Special Collections Research Center

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