Harry S. Truman Presidential Library & Museum

Mrs. Lewis American History and Missouri History Classes

Truman High School

Independence, Missouri


Welcome to Truman High School's WhistleStop Project. These pages have been produced by Truman High School's American and Missouri History classes. We have been studying President Truman and feel that he has become one of the class .



Here at Truman High School we are proud of our heritage. Our school is named after the Truman family.

Former President Harry Truman and Bess Truman attend Truman High School dedication- click for more pictures

WhistleStop Project, Truman High School history students worked diligently, some students gathered information from the internet...


Others made a timeline...


While some composed articles...


The legacy of Harry S Truman continues.

On July 7, 1998 a choir consisting of Independence High School students from William Chrisman and Truman performed as the aircraft carrier USS Harry S Truman was commissioned.

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We have enjoyed our research into "50 years ago today".