Harry S. Truman Defeats Thomas Dewey Ca. 1948

Harry S. Truman Defeats Thomas Dewey Ca. 1948

Streaming Video - 1948
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In an unexpected outcome, incumbent President Harry S. Truman defeated New York governor Thomas Dewey in the 1948 presidential election. Truman, who had become president after the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt, won 49.6 percent of the vote, despite losing four southern states to States' Rights Party candidate Strom Thurmond.
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : WPA Film Library, [1948]
Copyright Date: ©1948
Branch Call Number: E-VIDEO
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 video file (0 min., 59 sec.)) : sound.
video file, rda
Additional Contributors: WPA Film Library
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