2005 Secret Service Eisenhower Executive Office Ornament
Next door to the White house, the Eisenhower Executive Office Building (EEOB) commands a unique position in both our national history and architectural heritage.
2007 Secret Service Ornament Gift Set
The White House Ornament Collection presents the 2007 Secret Service Ornament Gift Set The design of the 2007 ornament is inspired by the 'National Christmas Tree'. In November 1923, First Lady Grace Coolidge gave permission for the District of Columbia Public Schools to erect a Christmas tree on the Ellipse south of the White House. The organizers named the tree the 'National Christmas Tree.' The design…
2008 Secret Service Ornament Gift Set
Receive a 10% discount when you purchase these two beautiful, official Secret Service ornaments together. The 2008 Secret Service Ornament Gift Set includes both the 2008
Harry Truman’s History Lessons
Spring 2009, vol. 41, no. 1 By Samuel W. Rushay, Jr.
How Thomas Hart Benton Enraged Harry Truman
Truman loathed Thomas Hart Benton for an unflattering portrait of Tom Pendergast, Truman’s mentor, but ultimately wound up calling Benton ‘the best damned painted in America.’
What does the S in Harry S. Truman stand for?
President Harry S. Truman's middle initial 'S' is itself his middle name; the initial does not stand for anything. Apparently, Truman's parents were torn over whether to give their son a middle name...
DIY These Easy 'Harry Potter' Potions Ornaments
The holidays can be stressful. Picking a magical gift for everyone on your list is no easy feat — especially if you're on a tight budget. If you're searching for presents that are both thoughtful and inexpensive, then you should definitely consider s…
How Harry S. Truman went from being a racist to desegregating the military
Seventy years ago, on July 26, 1948, Truman signed Executive Order 9981, desegregating the U.S. armed forces and integrating the federal workforce.
GALLERY: What it takes to become a "sailor for a day" on the USS Harry S. Truman
Steven Albritton meets Kansas City’s hometown heroes on the USS Harry Truman.
The Double V: How Wars, Protest, and Harry Truman Desegregated America's Military
Executive Order 9981, issued by President Harry Truman on July 26, 1948, desegregated all branches of the United States military by decree. EO 9981 is often...
10 Harry Potter Ornaments Every Witch And Wizard Will Love
Presidents Day quiz: How well do you know Harry Truman and Dwight Eisenhower?
FILE: Following ceremonies in the Pentagon building, February 7, 1948 at Washington, when the army's top command changed hands, President Truman is shown inspecting an oak leaf cluster he presented to Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, right, in lieu of a third distinguished service medal. Eisenhower was succeeded February 7 as Chief of Staff by Gen. Omar N. Bradley. (AP Photo) AP FILE: Following ceremonies in the…
Kansas City District > Locations > District Lakes > Harry S Truman Lake > Learn about the lake
The official public website of the Kansas City District, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
20 Jewish 'When Harry Met Sally' Facts That'll Make You Say 'Yes! Yes! Yes!'
The first time I saw When Harry Met Sally I had no idea I was witnessing the most iconic fake orgasm scene in the history of cinema. Granted, I was 8, and had yet to discover what an orgasm even was. Today, I’m fully aware of the impact the late Nora Ephron’s movie had on …
Snowman Ornament Tutorial
Hi! Thanks for stopping by! This is my first tutorial! We are going to be making a snowman lightbulb ornament today! To make the snowman this is all you need! I got all the supplies at Walmart, and a stick from the yard! *4 lightbulbs- $1.00 (I got the white kind so the snowman would look more vibrant) You could...
DIY Snow Globe Ornaments
A simple way to make DIY Snow Globe Ornaments with craft trees to make a mini winter forest.
Truman teens learn how to budget
Financial reality hit home Wednesday for some business and financial consumer science students at Harry S. Truman High School in Bristol Township.
DIY Ornament Display Tree
Knockoff the Crate and Barrel wood ornament display tree for a fraction of the price using these free plans! Perfect for vintage and special ornaments.
Commemorate The Muny’s fourth production of its Second Century, Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella. “It’s Possible” that the holidays have come early with this one-of-a-kind Muny keepsake. Featuring a satin finished Muny 101 logo and whimsical, golden clock carriage, including the lyrics “It’s Possible. Impossible things are happening every day,” this ornament ensures the enchantment of this timeless tale year-round.
DIY Ornament Mobile
Give your kids room a holiday touch with this simple DIY Ornament Mobile tutorial from our friend Rae Anne Kelly.