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Robert M. Ball - Photos 4


Ball taking oath of office

Robert M. Ball taking the oath of office as Commissioner of SSA, the oath is being administered by Wilbur Cohen who was at that time the Assistant Secretary for Legislation in the Department of HEW and a long-time friend of Ball's.-- 04/17/62. SSA History Archives.


Ball shaking hands with Cohen

Following the swearing-in, Cohen congratulates Ball as Ball holds the formal appointment signed by President Kennedy. SSA History Archives.


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