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CHARLES F. BRANNAN - PHOTOGRAPH SIGNED - DOCUMENT 293497

 
CHARLES F. BRANNAN
Signed photo of Truman's Secretary of Agriculture in a business suit
Photograph signed: "Charles F. Brannan" in black ink, b/w, 6¼x9½. From the private collection of Ralph Errington Ward (1926-2009). Charles F. Brannan (1903-1992) was Secretary of Agriculture under President Truman, 1945-1953. In 1953, he proposed the Brannan Plan, which would have guaranteed farmers a minimum income while allowing the free market to determine the price of agricultural commodities. (The proposal died in a Republican-controlled Congress.) Brannan was general counsel to the National Farmers Union (1953-1990). He was the last surviving member of Truman's Cabinet. From the private collection of Ralph Errington Ward (1926-2009). Ward, a fighter pilot and squadron commander in the China-Burma-India Theater of World War II, went on to become President and CEO of Chesebrough-Ponds, Inc., transforming the cosmetics firm into a major home product conglomerate. Adhesive residue on verso. Otherwise, fine condition.


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CHARLES F. BRANNAN
Born: August 23, 1903 in Denver, Colorado
Died: July 2, 1992 in Denver, Colorado





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