• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

Curriculum Materials

Harry S Truman NHS has partnered with two important National Park Service initiatives, Teaching with Historic Places (TwHP) and Teaching with Museum Collections, in order to provide educators with cirriculum materials related to President Truman, his life and his times.

Did You Know?

Harry S Truman gives a Senate campaign speech from the back of a wagon. Credit: Truman Library

Harry Truman’s greatest strength lay in his ability to do the best he could with what he had and not to worry over what he did not have. He also never looked back with regret on situations or events he could not change.