Harry Truman Home Reading Room

Harry Truman returned home to Independence, Missouri, following his terms as president. Douglas Richardson, with the Harry Truman National Historic Site, gave a… read more

Harry Truman returned home to Independence, Missouri, following his terms as president. Douglas Richardson, with the Harry Truman National Historic Site, gave a tour of the the former president and first lady’s personal reading room and explained how they spent their time at home.

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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Harry Truman Home Reading Room

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Program ID:
457063-1
Category:
Vignette
Format:
Tour
Location:
Independence, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Jan 19, 2019 | 12:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Jan 20, 2019 | 10:15am EST | C-SPAN 2

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  • Jan 19, 2019 | 12:48pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 20, 2019 | 10:15am EST | C-SPAN 2
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