• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

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Harry S Truman enjoys the challenge of a press conference. Credit: Truman Library

Harry Truman was an optimist. In 1917, he wrote, “I seem to have a grand and admirable ability for calling tails when heads come up…. Still have high hopes on that, but then I’m naturally a hopeful, happy person….”