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This week marks the 134th anniversary of the birth of President Harry S. Truman. Truman is remembered for ordering the dropping of atomic bombs on Japan to end the Second World War, but he accomplished a lot domestically and internationally during his presidency.

Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson visited the Harry S. Truman Presidential Library in Independence, Missouri, in October to find out more about the 33rd president.

This segment aired on May 11, 2018.

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