Harry Truman's Presidential Library

Harry Truman became president in April 1945 after the death of Franklin Roosevelt. Curator Clay Bauske toured the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum… read more

Harry Truman became president in April 1945 after the death of Franklin Roosevelt. Curator Clay Bauske toured the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum and explained Truman’s role in bringing the end to World War II as well as his decision to send American troops into Korea, which he said was the most difficult decision of his presidency.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2018 LCV Cities Tour” in Independence, Missouri, from October 24-31, 2018, to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Comcast cable local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on Book TV on C-SPAN2. close

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  • Clay Bauske Curator Truman Presidential Museum and Library
  • Ashley Hill Producer C-SPAN->Local Content Vehicle

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Harry Truman's Presidential Library

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Program ID:
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Category:
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Format:
Tour
Location:
Independence, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Jan 19, 2019 | 5:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Mar 23, 2019 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Jan 19, 2019 | 5:26pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2019 | 2:19pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2019 | 5:28pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2019 | 4:09am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 17, 2019 | 6:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 17, 2019 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 23, 2019 | 10:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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