After a long courtship, Harry Truman married his grade-school sweetheart, Bess Wallace, in 1919. Join Archivist Tammy Williams as she draws on the Library's extensive collection of Truman letters and photographs to illustrate the couple's decades-long relationship and life together. This presentation is one in the series of "Talkin' Truman" programs, offered each First Friday from May through September at 11 am. The program is included with Museum admission; seating is first come, first served. Lecture location: Whistlestop Room.
Area Historical Organizations
This map shows a list of Kansas City regional historical organizations (Missouri locations only) with basic information. Data source: State Historical Society of Missouri.
Regional History Events
Jackson County Historical Society shares its passion for history by promoting events, programs and other educational programs offered by the many wonderful historical organizations, groups, libraries and institutions in the Kansas City Region.
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