2,163Oct 18, 1999
Life Portrait of Harry S. Truman
In the thirty-second in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Harry S. Truman. Among the issues addressed were his rise to office after the death of ...
13Mar 12, 1999
The Future of NATO
Secretary Albright and Foreign ministers from Hungary, Czechslovakia, and Poland signed documents which admitted the countries as members of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO). The ...
32Feb 11, 1999
Book Discussion on American First Ladies
This annual event, held on Bess Truman’s birthday, honors women in general and first ladies specifically. Mr. Anthony contrasted the behaviors and attitudes of first ladies ...
75Jul 24, 1998
Armed Forces Desegregation 50th Anniversary
General Powell and others explained Harry Truman’s concern for the treatment of African-Americans in the United States Armed Forces. General Powell also described the history of the ...
10Oct 29, 1996
Washington Journal: Tuesday
Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and ...
15Jan 31, 1996
Mr. Hackman talked about the new “White House Gallery” at the library, which exhibits President Truman’s daily life in the White House.
389Oct 25, 1995
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 the beginning of the Cold War. He became president on ...