Leon Jordan and Liberian President William Tubman
Leon Jordan and Liberian President William Tubman with two unidentified men at a ceremony awarding Jordan a medal for his coordination of a rescue of a downed plane of French diplomats visiting Liberia. Jordan is standing on the left and Tubman is standing second from right. Tubman is holding a document in his hand while talking., September 1949, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Leon Jordan receiving a medal from William Tubman
Leon Jordan receiving a medal from Liberian president William Tubman. Two men in military uniforms are standing on the right looking at the ceremony. Tubman is hanging a medal around the neck of an unidentified man while Jordan stands on the left smiling. All the men are wearing formal suits and standing on a large patio in Monrovia., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Edges of photo are worn and stained.
Leon Jordan with Liberian president William Tubman
Leon Jordan standing with Liberian president William Tubman and three unidentified officials at a ceremony in Monrovia. Tubman is standing second from left and Jordan is standing in the center. Jordan and two other men are wearing ceremonial medals. All five men are wearing formal suits, talking to each other, and smiling., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Edges of photo are worn and stained.
President William Tubman and officials at a ceremony
President William Tubman and officials at a ceremony in Monrovia. Tubman is standing in the center of a podium, wearing glasses and holding several papers. He and the officials are in front of a large crowd, many of whom are wearing uniforms., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is cut from a larger sheet with partial handwriting on the back.
President William Tubman and officials at a ceremony
President William Tubman and officials at a ceremony in Monrovia. Tubman is standing on the right side of a podium, wearing glasses and holding several papers. He and the officials are in front of a large crowd, many of whom are wearing uniforms., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is cut from a larger sheet with partial handwriting on the back.
President William Tubman and officials at a ceremony
President William Tubman and officials at a ceremony in Monrovia. Tubman is standing in the center of a podium, wearing glasses and holding several papers. He and the officials are in front of a large crowd, many of whom are wearing uniforms., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is cut from a larger sheet with partial handwriting on the back.
Several officials at a dedication ceremony
Several officials walking through a crowd of people during a dedication ceremony, likely in Monrovia. The man in the center of the photo in a dark suit is likely William Tubman. Large crowds of people are standing on both sides, watching Tubman., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections., Photo is cut from a larger sheet with partial handwriting on the back.