This newly released image of a young Richard Nixon shows him in an uncharacteristically flattering light. It was taken by "Ollie" Atkins, who later became Nixon's White House photographer. To see a slideshow of Atkins newly released work, follow the link below.
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In this image by photographer Oliver "Ollie" Atkins, released by the National Archives on Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, shows a casual portrait of then-second term Rep. Richard Nixon, R-Calif., on the Capitol grounds in Washington. The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum opened approximately 280,000 pages of textual materials, 12 hours of sound recordings and 7,000 images from the personal collection of White House photographer Atkins.