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Harry Truman's excellent adventure : the true story of a great American road trip

Author: Matthew Algeo
Publisher: Chicago : Chicago Review Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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On June 19, 1953, Harry Truman did something no other former president has done before, or since: he hit the road. No Secret Service protection. Just Harry and Bess, off to visit old friends, take in a Broadway play, celebrate their wedding anniversary in the Big Apple. Hopefully incognito.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Algeo, Matthew.
Harry Truman's excellent adventure.
Chicago : Chicago Review Press, ©2009
(DLC) 2008040136
(OCoLC)255014062
Named Person: Harry S Truman; Harry S Truman; Harry S Truman
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Matthew Algeo
ISBN: 9781569762493 156976249X 1306033926 9781306033923
OCLC Number: 436734223
Description: 1 online resource (262 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: Washington, D.C., Inauguration Day, 1953 --
Independence, Missouri, winter and spring, 1953 --
Hannibal, Missouri, June 19, 1953 --
Decatur, Illinois, June 19-20, 1953 --
Indianapolis, Indiana, June 20, 1953 --
Wheeling, West Virginia, June 20-21, 1953 --
Frostburg, Maryland, June 21, 1953 --
Washington, D.C., June 21-26, 1953 --
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 26-27, 1953 --
New York, New York, June 27-July 5, 1953 --
Pennsylvania (or, abducted), July 5-6, 1953 --
Columbus, Ohio, July 6-7, 1953 --
Richmond, Indiana, July 7, 1953 --
Indianapolis, Indiana, July 7-8, 1953 --
St. Louis, Missouri, July 8, 1953.
Responsibility: Matthew Algeo.

Abstract:

On June 19, 1953, Harry Truman did something no other former president has done before, or since: he hit the road. No Secret Service protection. Just Harry and Bess, off to visit old friends, take in a Broadway play, celebrate their wedding anniversary in the Big Apple. Hopefully incognito.
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