• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

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President Truman speaking at the conference of the NAACP. Credit: Truman Library.

President Truman urged legislation that would guarantee that each person, regardless of race, color, or national origin, would have access to equal opportunity in education, decent housing, and jobs, but the president met strong Congressional resistance.