• Created Date
  • 1956
  • Description
  • Caption filed with photograph: For release June 7, 1956. Washington - Sen. Henry M. Jackson (D-Wash.), and Tom Pickett, executive vice president of the National Coal Association, meet informally before the start of hearings in a bill relating to the proposed atom-generated electric power program. A few minutes later Mr. Pickett was presenting the bituminous coal industry's case, with Senator Jackson presiding as the Committee Chairman. The coa... more
    Caption filed with photograph: For release June 7, 1956. Washington - Sen. Henry M. Jackson (D-Wash.), and Tom Pickett, executive vice president of the National Coal Association, meet informally before the start of hearings in a bill relating to the proposed atom-generated electric power program. A few minutes later Mr. Pickett was presenting the bituminous coal industry's case, with Senator Jackson presiding as the Committee Chairman. The coal spokesman once served in the House as a Representative from Texas when Senator Jackson was a colleague.Note filed with photograph: May 1956. HMJ; Pickett, Tom. Pickett, Tom, executive vice president of the National Coal Association, talks with HMJ prior to a hearing before the Joint Committee on Atomic Energy. Washington D.C. Photographer unknown. less
  • Format
  • Photograph
    image
    8 x 10 in.
    Silver gelatin, b/w
    Scanned from a photographic print or color slide using a Microtek ScanMaker 9800XL at 100-250 dpi in JPEG format, saved at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x600 ppi. 2007