Champ Clark and Royal S. Copeland, 1937

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Senators Champ Clark and Royal S. Copeland on the Senate subway. Yes, the U.S. Senate has its own subway and has for decades. In 1937, Senators Champ Clark of Missouri and Royal S. Copeland, of New York, were photographed riding it!

Bennett Champ Clark's father (Champ Clark) was Speaker of the House for many years.

Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Harris & Ewing, photographer
at Senate Building, Washington DC, Washington DC USA


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