Alben W. Barkley Signed Photo Vice President – COA JSAGo Back
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William H. Perkins, Jr. (1921-2009) was an esteemed and well-respected lobbyist, historian, and humanitarian. During his 50-year career, he amassed one of the largest private collections of presidential and political memorabilia. He was present at the founding of the United Nations. Mr. Perkins had the honor to meet 11 United States Presidents from Franklin D. Roosevelt to Bill Clinton. Presented are items direct from his renowned collection.
Alben William Barkley November 24, 1877 – April 30, 1956) was an American lawyer and politician from Kentucky who served in both houses of Congress and as the 35th vice president of the United States from 1949 to 1953. In 1905, he was elected county attorney for McCracken County, Kentucky. He was chosen County Judge/Executive in 1909 and U.S. representative from Kentucky’s First District in 1912. As a Representative, he was a liberal Democrat, supporting President Woodrow Wilson’s New Freedom domestic agenda and foreign policy
Adlai Stevenson A member of the Democratic Party, Stevenson served in numerous positions in the federal government during the 1930s and 1940s, including the Agricultural Adjustment Administration (AAA), Federal Alcohol Administration, Department of the Navy, and the State Department. In 1945, he served on the committee that created the United Nations, and he was a member of the initial U.S. delegations to the UN. He was the 31st Governor of Illinois from 1949 to 1953 and received the Democratic Party’s nomination for president in the 1952 and 1956 elections.
Offered here is a signed 14 x 11 B&W photo signed by Alben W. Barkley his wife Jane R Barkley and Adlai Ewing Stevenson. Signature signed in black & blue ballpoint pen and grades 8-9. Authentication: JSA Basic Cert & Sticker