Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

From Soldier to Senator: Harry S. Truman, 1918-1941

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Family Life and Interests

Harry S. Truman to Bess Wallace
       December 14, 1918    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess Wallace
       January 21, 1919    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess Wallace
       February 18, 1919    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Elizabeth Gates to Madge Wallace
       February 23, 1924    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Kansas City School of Law Transcript of Harry S. Truman
       ca. 1925    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Receipt, H. J. Ott and Company
       March 1, 1925    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       November 7, 1926    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       August 30, 1927    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Margaret Truman
       July 13, 1928    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Speech, Dedication of the Bethesda Monument to the Pioneer Mother
       April 19, 1929    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note by Harry S. Truman
       ca. May, 1931    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note by Harry S. Truman
       May 14, 1934    View (40 pages)    |    (PDF)

Haberdasher Harry

Truman-Jacobson Haberdashery Advertisement
       ca. 1919    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Business Card, Truman-Jacobson
       ca. 1919    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Lease, Louis Oppenstein to Harry S. Truman and Edward Jacobson
       May 27, 1919    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Resume of Articles of Incorporation
       February 23, 1921    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Truman-Jacobson, Inc. Certificate
       June 29, 1921    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence between Harry S. Truman and Ed Carroll, with attachments
       March 29, 1949    View (9 pages)    |    (PDF)

Running for Office

Letterhead, Harry S. Truman, Democratic Candidate for County Judge
       ca. 1922    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

1924 County Judge Campaign advertisement
       ca. 1924    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Campaign Advertisement
       ca. June, 1924    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Diary appointment book of Harry S. Truman
       ca. 1934    View (81 pages)    |    (PDF)

Campaign Rally Poster
       October 1, 1934    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Recapitulation of Receipts and Disbursements of Harry S. Truman
       October 3, 1934    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Candidate's Affidavit by Harry S. Truman
       November 8, 1934    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Sherman Minton to David Berenstein
       April 22, 1940    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

John Bankhead to David Berenstein
       April 24, 1940    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Robert Reynolds to David Berenstein
       May 7, 1940    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Program for Reception for Harry S. Truman
       June 15, 1940    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Press Release
       June 28, 1940    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Press Release
       July 3, 1940    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       August 10, 1940    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Serving the County

Oil and Gas Lease
       May 23, 1923    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Speech Draft, Kansas City's Regional Plan Association and Jackson County's Road System
       June 16, 1930    View (9 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note by Harry S. Truman
       ca. 1932    View (8 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note by Harry S. Truman
       ca. 1932    View (20 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note by Harry S. Truman
       ca. 1932    View (6 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       April 23, 1933    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       April 30, 1933    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Relief and Reemployment Committee Chairmen
       November 15, 1933    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Serving the State and Nation

Harry S. Truman to James Farley, with attachments
       March 4, 1935    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Julien Friant to Harry S. Truman
       March 14, 1935    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Correspondence between Harry S. Truman and Thomas J. Pendergast, with attachment
       June 30, 1937    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Eugene Damon to Harry S. Truman, with reply from Victor R. Messall
       September 4, 1937    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Victor Messall to Alex Sachs, with attachments
       July 22, 1938    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Samuel Honaker, with related material
       January 5, 1939    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Eddie Jacobson, with attachment
       March 3, 1939    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Samuel Honaker to Harry S. Truman
       May 4, 1939    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Alex Sachs, with attachment
       May 31, 1939    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Extension of Remarks of Lewis Schwellenbach, Congressional Record, Volume 8, Part 16, pages 4546-4547
       June 25, 1940    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Press Release
       February 10, 1941    View (12 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       December 7, 1941    View (3 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Ethel Noland
       December 14, 1941    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Soldier Truman

Harry S. Truman to Bess Wallace
       February 1, 1919    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

United States Army Officers' Reserve Corps Commission for Harry S. Truman
       March 20, 1920    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

United States Army Commission
       June 16, 1925    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess Wallace Truman
       July 4, 1925    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       July 11, 1927    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       July 10, 1928    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Longhand Note by Harry S. Truman
       December 3, 1930    View (5 pages)    |    (PDF)

Statement of Service, Harry S. Truman
       June 5, 1932    View (1 page)    |    (PDF)

Special Orders Number 100, Unit Training, 381st Field Artillery
       June 28, 1932    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)

Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman
       August 23, 1933    View (2 pages)    |    (PDF)