• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

Online Exhibits

Gold ormolu clock, HSTR 470.

Gold ormolu mantle clock, HSTR 470. Click image to view other featured artifacts.

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Harry S Truman NHS online exhibits feature artifact-supported themes related to the Trumans and their life in Independence and Grandview, Missouri.

Many of the artifacts shown in these exhibits are not normally accessible to the visitor because they are stored on the upper floors of the Truman Home or at our offsite storage facility.

Please click on the titles below to explore the exhibits and learn more about the Truman family and the artifacts preserved at Harry S Truman NHS.

ONLINE EXHIBITS:
"It is Not Noise. It is Music": Harry Truman's Record Albums NEW!
Suited for a President Visual tour of Harry Truman's suits
Quite a Shirt, Harry! Truman's Tropical Sport Shirts
Bess Truman: A Lady First, Then a First Lady
The Truman Car Harry Truman's 1972 Chrysler
Second Floor Photos See the second floor of the Truman Home

Did You Know?

View of the Grandview farmhouse. Credit: Truman Library

Harry Truman was almost naively honest. He wrote to Bess in 1914, “When I buy a cow for $30 and then sell her to someone for $50 it always seems to me that I am really robbing that person of $20.”