President Taft, Statehood Signing

From the exhibition:
47 Stars

New Mexico History Museum

Dignitaries join U.S. President William H. Taft as he signs New Mexico into statehood in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 6, 1912. Photo by Harris and Ewing. Palace of the Governors Photo Archives 89760.

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Note: Representative image at left is often cropped for display purposes. Downloaded high-resolution images are not cropped.