Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

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Introduction Timeline Seeking Zion Truman and a Jewish homeland The President's Frustration The Trusted Haberdasher Showdown in the Oval Office Taking Sides American Cyrus Center for Peace Credits Back to the opening page

Click to view a close up Click to view a close up Click to view a close up Click to view close up Click to view close up Click to view close up Click to view close up Click to view close up Click to view close up Truman receiving Torah from Dr. Chaim Weizmann, May 25, 1948. Eddie Jacobson (center) with others after the signing of the diplomatic recognition of Israel, January 31, 1949.