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Life Portraits: Harry Truman

Independence, Missouri
Sunday, October 27, 2013

In this program from our 1999 "American Presidents: Life Portraits" series we focused on Harry Truman's life and career. Historians addressed his rise to office after the death of Franklin Roosevelt, his reelection and second term, as well as his leadership during the Korean War. The program, which includes archival audio recordings and film, was recorded at the Harry Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Missouri. 

Updated: Monday, October 28, 2013 at 10:08am (ET)

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