Oath of office to the incoming Secretary of State, Carmine G. DeSapio

Chief Judge Albert Conway of the Court of Appeals administers the oath of office to the incoming Secretary of State, Carmine G. DeSapio, 1955. Governor W. Averell Harriman is to the left.

DeSapio, the head of the politically powerful Tammany Hall, served as Secretary of State from 1955-1959.
Identifier
NYSA_13703-08_B1F19_10425
Date
January 2 1955
Language
English
Source
New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. Public information photographs, 1910-1992, 2006-2008. Series 13703-08, Box 1, Folder 19, No. 10425.
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New York