Harry S. Truman

Harry S. Truman sworn in as 33rd president after death of FDR
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Marc LaVoie
April 07, 2020 - 10:09 am
It's been 75 years since a former Kansas City haberdasher was sworn in as president. Harry Truman would say he felt as if the sun, the moon and the stars had fallen on him after being thrust into the role of Commander-in-Chief during World War II.
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Lacey Helmig / Truman Library Institute
KMBZ News Staff
November 05, 2019 - 5:51 am
Kansas City, MO - The expansion and rehabilitation project at the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library in Independence is making leaps and bounds. "They have completed the interior demolition," says Cassie Pikarsky with the Truman Library Institute. "They have completely knocked everything down...
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