• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

Historic Structures Report

Historic Structures Report cover

Historic Structures Report
This report covers the structural history of the Truman Home in Independence, MO. Included is an analysis of the structure including additions made, utilities added, and interior finish changes. This is the guiding document for any work completed on the Truman Home today. All floor plans have been removed for security reasons.

Part I: Building Chronology (HS01) (1.21 MB)
Part II: Existing Conditions (HS01) (2.88 MB)
Part III: Exisiting Conditions (HS02) (892 KB)
Part IV: Design Development and Recommendations (562 KB)
Appendix/Bibiliography (805 KB)

 

Did You Know?

President Truman's White House office. Credit: Truman Library

Throughout his career, Truman suffered from headaches & stomach trouble. The cause was always the same. He wrote to Bess, “I have the final report, and there is nothing the matter but fatigue….”