Harry S Truman Fiftieth Election Anniversary 1948-1998
Introduction Nomination Campaign Election Inauguration Links


For further information, call, write, or e-mail: Harry S. Truman Election Anniversary Exhibit Missouri State Archives 600 West Main Street P.O. Box 1747 Jefferson City MO 65102 573-751-3280 E-mail: archref@sos.mo.gov


The following are acknowledged for their work on the Harry S. Truman Election Anniversary Exhibit:


Michael Douglas—graphics and site design (1998);
Erica Gage—graphics and site design (2002)

Christyn Elley—project coordinator, research and text

Laura R. Jolley—photograph and audio reproduction


Photograph Credits

Opening:

  • UPI

Nomination:

  • President Harry S. Truman, Missouri State Archives, Publications Division, Portrait Collection
  • Vice-President Alben W. Barkley, Missouri State Archives, Publications Division, Portrait Collection
  • Dwight D. Eisenhower, Missouri State Archives, Publications Division, Portrait Collection
  • Governor Phil M. Donnelly, Missouri State Archives, Publications Division, Portrait Collection

Campaign:

  • President Harry S. Truman, Bolivar Dedication, July 1948, Gerald R. Massie Collection
  • Statue Unveiled, Bolivar Dedication, July 1948, Gerald R. Massie Collection
  • Representative Ike Skelton, Missouri State Archives, Publications Division, Portrait Collection
  • Kiel Auditorium, c1950s, Commerce & Industrial Development

Election:

  • 1948 General Election Returns, Missouri State Archives, Elections Division
  • October 1948 Newspaper, Missouri State Archives, Manuscripts Collection, Robert S. Wiley Collection
  • President Harry S. Truman standing in front of Jackson County Courthouse, November 1948, Robert S. Wiley Collection
  • Crowd at Truman home, November 1948, Robert S. Wiley Collection
  • Thomas F. Eagleton, Missouri State Archives, Publications Division, Portrait Collection

Inauguration:

  • Inaugural Parade, January 1949, Acme News Photo
  • Lamar float in inaugural parade, January 1949, Barton County Historical Society
  • President Harry S. Truman taking oath of office, January 1949, INP


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Created 1998 - Revised 2002: Acknowledgments
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