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World War II: The Senate and the Nation's Capital
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Photo of a group of senators and military men inspect hospital operating room.
Senate Military Affairs Committee members inspect the operating room of Helgafel Hospital in Iceland, July 30, 1943. (L-R) Colonel Edwin Roberts, Senator James Mead (NY), Commodore Wentworth, Senator Owen Brewster (ME), General Key, Senator Albert Chandler (KY), and Senator Henry Cabot Lodge, Jr. (MA). [National Archives]