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Trace the life of Harry Truman through pictures.

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Harry Truman age 8, 1892.

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Harry Truman age 24, 1908.

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Bess Wallace and Harry Truman with others fishing, circa 1910.

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Harry Truman in WWI uniform, 1917.

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Harry Truman, daughter Margaret, and wife Bess in the summer of 1934.

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Truman entered politics with the support of the Pendergasts, a dominant Kansas City political family. Here, Senator Harry Truman joins Jim Pendergast and others at the 1936 Democratic Convention in Philadelphia. 

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Harry Truman with wife Bess and daughter Margaret, reading congratulatory telegrams, 1940.

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Harry Truman shouts from the back of a train during his "whistlestop" presidential campaign, 1948.

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President Truman dining with the crew aboard the Augusta, the ship he took to and from the Potsdam Conference, 1945.

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President Truman in the White House garden, 1946. 

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President Truman sharing a laugh with White House reporters, 1948.

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Harry and Bess Truman in Independence, Missouri, 1953.

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