• Harry S Truman National Historic Site

    Harry S Truman

    National Historic Site Missouri

Truman Family Farm Photos


Did You Know?

African-American and white soldiers during World War II. Credit: Truman Library

Truman issued an executive order declaring, “that there shall be equality of treatment and opportunity for all persons in the armed services without regard to race, color, religion, or national origin." This marked the desegregation of the armed forces.