250Jul 12, 2012
Harry Truman at School
Raymond Geselbracht, special assistant to the director of the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library, talked about what Truman’s elementary and high school education say about the president and ...
236May 14, 2011
President Truman and Civil Liberties
Panelists talked about the tension between national security and civil liberties during the Truman administration, focusing on the Alger Hiss case and the president’s relations with Japanese ...
582Jun 16, 2010
Opening of CIA Korean War Secret Documents
Sixty years after the start of the Korean War, the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) released over 900 newly declassified documents from both the U.S. and communist governments showing the ...
263May 15, 2010
The Legacy of President Truman and Japan
A panel discussion was held on the Truman administration’s foreign policy in East Asia following World War II, focusing on Japan. After their papers were presented, the panelists ...
102Jul 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 ...
31Jul 10, 2003
Truman Library Discovery
Mr. Geselbracht spoke to reporters about a recently discovered diary of President Truman found when moving portions of the collection at the Truman Library. He also read some passages from ...
2,116Oct 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 ...