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Photojournalism and the American Presidency - Reading America's Photos
Photojournalism and the American Presidency - Reading America's Photos
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William J. Clinton, Forty-Second President
President Clinton signs a bill.,  Wally McNamee, UT Center for American History

Photograph by: Wally McNamee, 1994
Surrounded by members of Congress and his cabinet, President Clinton signs a bill creating an independent agency for Social Security services.
Read this photograph:
What/who is the focus of this photo? What is the relationship between the individuals in the photography? What else do you see?
 
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President-elect Clinton and Vice-President-elect Gore at a rallyPresident Bill Clinton at his first inaugural addressPresident Clinton at the White House Easter Egg Roll
President Clinton with John F. Kennedy, Jr., Caroline Kennedy Schlossberg and Jacqueline Kennedy OnassisPresident Clinton signs a bill.President Clinton embraces his wife, Hillary, and his daughter, Chelsea.
President Clinton works aboard Air Force One.President Clinton prepares to speak in  Ghana.President Clinton walks solemnly into the White House.
President Clinton, Hillary Clinton and Vice President Al GorePresident Clinton and First Lady Hillary Rodham ClintonPresident Clinton greets Israeli prime minister Yitzhak Rabin's widow, Leah.
President Clinton speaks in Beverly Hills.President-elect Bush visits President Clinton in the White House.President Clinton heads for the plane on his last day.

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