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    Sapper, Carl
    Interviewed July 19, 2003

    Carl Sapper's uncle was an auto dealer and good friend of Harry Truman who furnished cars to the Secret Service. He lived in the Truman Home neighborhood post-presidency and discusses security in the neighborhood.

    Interview Not Transcribed

    Walt Schneider
    Walt Schneider

    Schneider, Walt
    Interviewed July 11, 2003

    Walt Schneider became a member of the Grandview Lodge in 1958. He discusses his association with Harry Truman, who was also a member and routinely installed officers there during the post-presidential years.

    Interview Not Transcribed

    Martha Ann Swoyer
    Martha Ann Swoyer

    Swoyer, Martha Ann
    Interviewed July 9, 1991 and November 29, 1995

    Martha Ann Swoyer, daughter of J. Vivian and Luella Truman and niece of Harry S Truman, was raised on the family farm in Grandview, Missouri. Swoyer discusses the many relationships within the Truman family spanning four generations.

    Interview 11-29-1995 Not Transcribed


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