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Harry S. Truman Letters

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Overview of the Collection

Creator: Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.
Title: Harry S. Truman Letters
Inclusive Dates: 1955-1962
Quantity: 1 folder (SC)
Abstract: 33rd President of the United States. Collection contains two typed letters with Truman's signature.
Language: English
Repository: Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries
222 Waverly Avenue
Syracuse, NY 13244-2010

Biographical History

Harry S. Truman (1884-1972) was an American attorney and politician. He served as President Franklin D. Roosevelt's Vice President and then was elected to two terms as President (1945-1953).

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Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Harry S. Truman Letters consists of two typed letters with Truman's signature.

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Written permission must be obtained from SCRC and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.

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Subject Headings


Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972.


Presidents -- United States.

Genres and Forms




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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Harry S. Truman Letters,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Transfer from Rare Books, 1971.

Finding Aid Information

Created by: MRC
Date: 6 Oct 2010
Revision history:

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SC 612 Miscellaneous 1955, 1962

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