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Gorbachev and Obey



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Title: Gorbachev and Obey
Description: Congressman David R. Obey (standing) of Wisconsin shakes hands with former Soviet President Mikhal Gorbachev at a diplomatic luncheon in Washington. Also with them are Congressman Tom Downey (looking away from the camera) and Speaker of the House Thomas Foley. An interpreter is on the far left.

Image ID: 91765
Creation
Date:
1992 
Creator
Name:
Unknown
City, State: Washington, District of Columbia
Collection
Name:
Obey, David R., Papers
Genre: Photograph
Additional
Information:
A similar image appears in Obey's autobiography "Raising Hell for Justice."
Subjects: Fireplaces
Presidents
Handshaking
Luncheons
Hairstyles
Indoor photography
Men
International relations
Legislators
Meetings
Suits (Clothing)
Eyeglasses
Neckties
 

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