Photograph, President John F. Kennedy appointed Stewart Udall as Secretary of the Interior in 1961, causing some complaints by eastern coal people about his supposed ties to western interests. Udall toured West Virginia with Senators Jennings Randolph and Robert C. Byrd for public relations. Udall is kneeling at extreme left of the photo, Herb Little of the Associated Press is leaning over his shoulder, Byrd and Randolph are identified by hardhats, McDowell County, 1961. Herb Little Collection

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