These links provide additional information about Harry S. Truman's life, presidency, and the 1948 campaign.
Harry S. Truman Presidential Library and Museum
Explains "How the Term 'Whistle Stop' Orginated"
PBS site with Truman information, including his acceptance speech at the 1948 Democratic Convention
Columbia University, NY site containing Inaugural Address
Information on Bess Truman on the White House World Wide Web site
Created 1998 - Revised 2002:
Missouri State Archives
Office of the Secretary of State, Missouri