• Creator
  • Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972
  • Created Date
  • 1944-07-21/1945-04-12
  • Description
  • This envelope from Margaret Truman contains three documents related to her father, Harry S. Truman, and how he became President of the United States. One is a telegram sent to Senator Truman from President Franklin D. Roosevelt after Truman won the nomination as Vice-President at the Democratic National Convention in 1944. Another is the telegram that President Roosevelt sent to President Truman after they won the 1944 Presidential election. A... more
    This envelope from Margaret Truman contains three documents related to her father, Harry S. Truman, and how he became President of the United States. One is a telegram sent to Senator Truman from President Franklin D. Roosevelt after Truman won the nomination as Vice-President at the Democratic National Convention in 1944. Another is the telegram that President Roosevelt sent to President Truman after they won the 1944 Presidential election. And the final document is the typewritten copy of the oath of office taken by Truman upon his succession to the presidency after the death of President Roosevelt. less
  • Format
  • Paper
    Loose Sheets
  • Rights
  • Unrestricted