The Kansas City Labor Herald, August 9, 1940, Front Cover


The front page of The Kansas City Labor Herald, Volume 37, No. 28 from Friday, August 9, 1940. The official publication of the American Federation of Labor in Kansas City, Missouri on this edition's front page a favorable article of Harry S. Truman and his 1940 campaign for U.S. Senator. The article describes Truman's recent Democratic nomination for the Senate and praises him as a "friend of labor." An image of Truman is included on the front page.

American Federation of Labor
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August 9th 1940
Modern Location: 
Kansas City, MO
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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.
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Papers of Harry S. Truman as U.S. Senator and Vice President, Box 138, Missouri Political Faction
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Civil War on the Western Border: The Missouri-Kansas Conflict,1855-1865.
The Pendergast Years, Kansas City in the Jazz Age & Great Depression.
KC History, Missouri Valley Special Collections at the Kansas City Public Library.