From Harry S. Truman to Bess W. Truman, August 9, 1940


Letter from Harry S. Truman in Washington D.C. to his wife Bess in Independence, Missouri. In this letter, Truman discusses his 1940 campaign for Senate reelection: "I wished then I'd never made the fight. But it was a good fight... I hope some good fact-finder will make a record of that campaign. It will be history someday."

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HST-FBP_11-64_01, Papers of Harry S. Truman Pertaining to Family, Business, and Personal Affairs
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