281May 14, 2011
Civil Liberties Legacy of Harry Truman
After introductory remarks by Michael Devine and Clifton Truman Daniel, Richard Kirkendall talked about the roots of President Truman’s Containment Policy and his approach to the post-World ...
104Jul 18, 2003
Truman Library Special
The guests talked about the life, legacy, and writings of President Harry S. Truman, including a newly-found 1947 diary. They responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic ...
10Jan 11, 1998
Access to Presidential Records
Participants discussed the interplay of the Freedom of Information Act and national security concerns in the level of access to presidential documents. They examined how chronological proximity ...
186Mar 31, 1996
President Truman Biographies
The participants discussed three recent biographies of President Truman by McCullough, Hamby and Ferrell. Four historians reviewed the books and two of the biographers responded to these ...