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Presidential Pathways: #33, Harry S. Truman

Born: May 8, 1884, in Lamar, Mo. (Visited: July 2013)
Died: Dec. 26, 1972, in Kansas City, Mo.
Burial Place: Harry S. Truman Library & Museum in Independence, Mo. (Visited: October 2008)
Library & Museum: Independence, Mo. (Visited: October 2008)

Birthplace

The Truman family home.

 

Bedroom where Harry was born.

 

Marker dedicated to Harry’s accomplishments on April 19, 1959, when his birthplace became a state historic site.

Burial Place

Final resting place of Harry and Bess Truman.

 

Bess Truman’s tombstone.

 

Harry S. Truman’s tombstone.

Library & Museum

 

Main entrance.

 

“The Buck Stops Here!”

 

“Oval Office”

 

Portrait of George Washington in the Oval Office.

 

White House portrait.

 

Statue.
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