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Talkin' Truman: The Inauguration of Harry Truman

Presented by Harry S. Truman Library and Museum at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Independence MO

Jul 07 2017
Talkin’ Truman: The Inauguration of Harry Truman presented by Harry S. Truman Library and Museum at Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, Independence MO

Join Archivist Randy Sowell for a fascinating program on another historic ascension to the presidency-Harry Truman’s 1949 inauguration, the nation’s first racially integrated inaugural celebration. Sowell will draw from the Truman Library’s rich archive to explore what the event meant to President Truman, to the nation, and to the people of his hometown, Independence, Missouri.

This presentation is one in the series of “Talkin’ Truman” programs, offered each First Friday from May through

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The program is included with Museum admission; seating is first come, first served.

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Harry S. Truman Library and Museum

500 W. U.S. Highway 24, Independence, MO 64050

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