Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression

Harry Truman Sworn in as Judge of Jackson County

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Harry S. Truman is being sworn in as a judge of the county court of Jackson County, Missouri. Left to Right: Edward Becker, County Clerk; Eugene Purcell, Judge of Eastern District; Harry Truman, Presiding Judge; W. O. Beeman, Judge of Western District. From: Petey Childers.

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Date: 
January 6th 1931
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
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Rights Statement: 
Publication, commercial use, or reproduction of this image or the accompanying data requires prior written permission from the The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum. Use of this image also requires that credit be given to The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum.
Call or Box Number, Collection Title: 
96-387, Harry S. Truman Papers Pertaining to Family, Business, and Personal Affairs
Digital Object Identifier: 
96-387