What is President Truman?

  • (noun): Elected Vice President in Roosevelt's 4th term; became 33rd President of the United States on Roosevelt's death in 1945 and was elected President in 1948; authorized the use of atomic bombs against Japan (1884-1972).
    Synonyms: Truman, Harry Truman, Harry S Truman

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Manly Fleischmann - War and Public Service
... Fleischmann, was General Counsel to President Franklin D ... In 1951, President Truman appointed him Defense Production Administrator and National Production Administrator, where Fleischmann balanced war production with maintaining a domestic economy ... President Truman later sent Fleischmann to Europe as one of his representatives in discussions that would lead to the creation of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) ...
Locke Mission - Overview
... helped by the generous funding Locke received from Truman ... Locke returned to the United States in an attempt to convince President Truman of the plan’s merits ... President Truman told Locke to deemphasize Point Four participation in the Near East while simultaneously increasing the activity of UNWRA in the region ...
1952 Steel Strike - Wage Control Policy During The Korean War
... On February 9, 1950, Senator Joseph McCarthy denounced the administration of President Harry S Truman for permitting known communists to remain in the employment of the ... The accusations by McCarthy and others put the Truman administration on the political defensive, and led President Truman to seek ways in which he might prove he was not "soft on communism ... President Truman attempted to use the NSRB as the nation's military mobilization agency ...
Democratic Party Presidential Primaries, 1952 - Primary Race
... expected candidate for the Democratic nomination was incumbent President Harry S ... Truman ... But Truman entered 1952 with his popularity plummeting, according to polls ...
Max Lowenthal
... Truman ... on Palestine to Clark Clifford, an advisor to President Truman, from 1947-1952 ... President Truman credited Lowenthal as being the primary force behind the United States recognition of Israel ...

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    Study men, not historians.
    —Harry S. Truman (1884–1972)

    A President must call on many persons—some to man the ramparts and to watch the far away, distant posts; others to lead us in science, medicine, education and social progress here at home.
    Lyndon Baines Johnson (1908–1973)