• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

Our Staff & Offices

Larry Villalva - Superintendent

Norton Canfield - Park Guide

Carol Dage - Supervisory Curator, Asst. Regional Curator

Jenny Hayes - Secretary

Darla Hostetler - Museum Technician

Mark Jamieson - Maintenance/Pest Control Worker

Barbara Quinn - Eastern National

James McGill - Park Guide

Lewis McKarnin - Woodcrafter

Diana Sargent - Administrative Technician/IT

Kristen Stalling - Museum Curator (HSTR/IMPF)

David Suvak - Park Guide

Matt Turner - Park Guide

Jeff Wade - Park Ranger

Did You Know?

George Porterfield Gates Home (Truman Home), ca. 1900. Credit: Truman Library.

What is now called “the Truman home” in Independence was built by Bess Truman’s grandfather, George Porterfield Gates, about 1867 and was enlarged and remodeled in 1885.