Oral Histories: E
Earnshaw, Stella E. and George B.
Stella Earnshaw worked for Dr. Charles Allen and as a nurse occasionally aided Bess W. and Margaret Truman. Mrs. Earnshaw, a native of Platte City, Missouri, provides information about the Gates and Wells families located in that area.
Leola Estes began her twenty-four year career working for the Truman family in 1942, initially washing and ironing the household laundry and eventually cooking and serving meals.
Interviews Not Transcribed
Did You Know?
Due to difficulties with the Soviet Union at the Potsdam Conference in 1945, President Truman and Prime Minister Winston Churchill suspected that the approaching end of World War II did not mean the end of world conflict.