President Harry Truman’s White House gym with rings, exercise bike, medicine balls, pulleys, ladders.
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Gym image from Harry S. Truman Library by Abbie Rowe. Info from White House Historical Association.
Left, Harry leads exercises on the U.S.S. Missouri during a voyage to Brazil. Newsmen accompanying him gave him the T-shirt he wears; it reads "Coach Truman, Athletic Director." Photographer unknown