EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D. 1890-1969.
Photograph of a young Eisenhower wearing his West Point football team sweater with applied letter "A," silver gelatin print, 4 by 6 inches, with mark of E.H. Pickering, Camp Photographer, Fort Meade, MD at lower right of image. Inscribed on the reverse in pencil (unidentified hand): "Hells Bells, Christ in the Mountains; Three times 'round. (The football field.)Hilliard." Ike was a prodigious athletewhen he was at West Point he was on the same team as Omar Bradley. Derives from the estate of Colonel Ernest "Tex" Lee.