Gabriel Dennis at an Inauguration Ceremony
Secretary of State Gabriel Dennis wearing a tuxedo and top hat during an Inauguration Ceremony for the Liberian President. Dennis has several medals hanging from his jacket. Several unidentified women wearing dresses are walking around him., No date; likely January 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Haile Selassie and Menen Asfaw with an unidentified official
Haile Selassie and Menen Asfaw with an unidentified official and his wife at a formal event, possibly in Liberia. Haile Selassie is standing on the right, wearing a dark uniform covered in medals and a military hat with feathers., 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
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.
Leon Jordan with four unidentified men at a ceremony
Leon Jordan with four unidentified men at a ceremony in Monrovia. Jordan is standing in front of a table where the other men are sitting. Jordan and two men are wearing medals around their necks and all the men are dressed in formal suits., 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.
Two unidentified men wearing fur caps
Two unidentified men wearing fur caps speaking with another man wearing a large silk dress shirt. The men are standing in a crowd of people in front of a large white building in Liberia., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
Unidentified men wearing tuxedos and top hats
Unidentified men wearing tuxedos and top hats walking around a courtyard in front of a large white building in Liberia. Other men in military dress uniforms and suits are walking around as well., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
group of unidentified people in a large doorway
A group of unidentified people standing in a large doorway, likely in Monrovia. The men are wearing top hats and tuxedos. A woman is wearing a formal dress and large hat. Banner flags are hanging across the doorway., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
unidentified man standing in front of a car
An unidentified man standing in front of a car in Liberia. The man is wearing a light colored shirt and wide brimmed hat., No date; likely between 1947 and 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.
unidentified man wearing a suit
An unidentified man wearing a suit walking down the street in Liberia with several other men in suits, likely at an Inaugural Ceremony for the Liberian President. The man is wearing a button with an image of President William Tubman. Soldiers are standing on both sides of the street., No date; likely January 1952, Digitizing agency: University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Dr. Kenneth J. LaBudde Special Collections.