The Presidency: Harry Truman & Public Service To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation, the organization hosted a symposium on leadership in the 20th century.

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    Harry Truman and Public Service

    Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright spoke with historian Michael Beschloss about Harry Truman’s commitment to public service as both vice president and president. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation, the organization hosted a symposium on leadership in the 20th century.

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    7:59 PM EDT

    Harry Truman's Political Relationships

    Historians discussed President Harry Truman’s leadership and how he interacted with three prominent Texas politicians, John Nance Garner, Sam Rayburn, and Lyndon B. Johnson. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation, the organization hosted a symposium on leadership in the 20th century.