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JFK Meets Harry Truman in photo sold at auction

This undated file photo provided by John McInnis Auctioneers shows a photograph of late Presidents John F. Kennedy, left, and Harry Truman, signed by Truman on Dec. 2, 1959. The photograph is part of a collection of John F. Kennedy memorabilia from the family of David Powers, a former special assistant to the president, that fetched almost $2 million at auction Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013 at John McInnis Auctioneers in Amesbury, Mass. (AP Photo/John McInnis Auctioneers, File)

JFK memorabilia fetches $2M at auction

February 19, 2013

A collection of personal effects from former U.S. President John F. Kennedy fetched about $2 million at auction this week. The items belonged to Kennedy's assistant and friend David Powers, who passed away in 1998. JFK's Air Force One bomber jacket fetched $570,000, impressive considering it was expected to bring in $20,000-$40,000.