Truman Presidency 50th Anniversary
President Clinton, former presidents, and others paid tribute to President Truman’s leadership during the end of World War Two and… read more
President Clinton, former presidents, and others paid tribute to President Truman’s leadership during the end of World War Two and the beginning of the Cold War. He became president on April 12, 1945, when President Roosevelt died.
This event was held in the National Building Museum.
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*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
People in this video
- Boggs, Corinne "Lindy" Claiborne U.S. Representative (Former) [D] Louisiana
- Carter, Jimmy U.S. President (Former) [D] United States
- Daniel, Clifton Truman Grandchild Harry S. Truman
- Dawson, Donald S. President Truman (Harry S.) Library Institute
- Ford, Gerald Rudolph Jr. U.S. President (Former) [R] United States
- Gore, Albert "Al" Jr. U.S. Vice President United States
- Hackman, Larry Director Truman Presidential Museum and Library
- McCullough, David Historian
- Nunn, Sam U.S. Senator [D] Georgia
- Symington, James U.S. Representative (Former) [D] Missouri
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