Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Subject Guides

Archival Materials at the Truman Library


Subject Guides contain information regarding manuscript collections, federal records, and oral histories at the Truman Library that have material pertaining to select topics. Subject Guide listings for manuscript collections and federal records include a general description of documents related to the topic in the collection, along with an estimate of the number of pages and a link to the finding aid. Oral history listings include the positions held by the interviewee, along with the link to the interview transcript online.

Subject Guides are not intended to be comprehensive; they are intended to provide an introduction to the most important and heavily used collections at the Library on given subjects. It should be noted that other collections at the Truman Library, in addition to the ones listed in each guide, may contain more information on each subject.

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