White House Photographs
President John F. Kennedy (seated at desk) signs a bill authorizing the Fryingpan-Arkansas Reclamation Project. Standing (L-R): Representative Hale Boggs (Louisiana); unidentified (mostly in shadow); Harold H. Christy, of the Colorado Fuel and Iron Corporation (in back); Senator Henry M. “Scoop” Jackson (Washington); Representative J. Edgar Chenoweth (Colorado); Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Water and Power Development, Kenneth Holum (in back, mostly hidden); Senator Thomas H. Kuchel (California); publisher of the Pueblo Chieftain, Frank S. Hoag, Jr.; Representative Byron G. Rogers (Colorado); Secretary of the Interior, Stewart Udall; Senator John A. Carroll and Representative Wayne N. Aspinall (both of Colorado); Representative Walter Rogers of Texas (in back); Senator Gordon Allott (Colorado); unidentified (in back, mostly hidden); Under Secretary of the Interior, James K. Carr. Also listed in the President's schedule: President of the Southeast Colorado Water Conservancy District, J. Selby Young; past president of the Water Development Association of Southeastern Colorado, Damian P. Ducy. Oval Office, White House, Washington, D.C.