Oral History Informants by Association

Oral history informants have been categorized by their association to the Truman family. Click on the links below to view the informants' photos, learn about their association from the short biographies and read available transcripts.

Family Members – Gates

Family Members – Truman

Family Members – Wallace

Friends and Neighbors

Grandview Farm

Local Business People

Medical Personnel

National Park Service Employees

Political Associates

Secret Service

Truman Domestic Staff at Independence

Truman Home Contractors and Decorators

Truman Library Employees

Truman White House Staff


Last updated: September 2, 2021

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223 North Main Street (Visitor Center/ Truman Home Ticketing Station)
Independence, MO 64050


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