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Official White House Portrait of Harry S. Truman - 33rd President of the United…

Harry S. Truman - 33rd President of the United States, (1945-1953) - Truman succeeded to the presidency on April 12, 1945, when Roosevelt died after months of declining health. Under Truman, the U.S. successfully concluded World War II. In the aftermath of the conflict, tensions with the Soviet Union increased, marking the start of the Cold War.

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Harry S Truman National Historic Site

Photograph of President Harry S. Truman and Mrs. Bess Truman on the Porch of Their Independence, Missouri Home , 1953

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October 17, 1952 ~ with then President Truman ~ The rising young politician gets the nod of approval from President Harry Truman, despite Truman's great dislike for Joe Kennedy Sr. Regarding Jack, Truman declares, "There is little doubt of the great political future in store for Kennedy."

The more I read about Harry S. Truman, the higher he rises on my list of people to admire.

After his presidency, Truman returned to his home in MO with his only income his old army pension, which was no more than $112.56 per month. Congress later passed the Former Presidents Act to give U.S. President's pensions. Truman had numerous offers from lg. corporations for work, but turned them all down, stating: "I knew that they were not intereseted in hiring Harry Truman, the person, but what they wanted to hire was the former Pres. of the U.S.

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Harry Truman on managers not worrying about the credit

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Bess and President Harry Truman at his inaugural reception in 1949. ❤❤❤ ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_S._Truman http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bess_Truman https://www.trumanlibrary.org/bwt-bio.htm

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Bess Truman, wife of the Harry Truman – the 33rd President of the United States, was the only twentieth-century first lady to never give an interview during her husband’s presidency. Not only did she disliked being First Lady, Bess discontinued Eleanor Roosevelt’s First Lady press conferences. Bess did as little entertaining and social events as possible during her time in the White House.

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Harry Truman And Jack Benny

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