Today in History–January 5–the Library of Congress features Harry S. Truman, who announced his “Fair Deal” reform package on this date in 1949. Learn more about our nation’s 33rd president (1945-52) and key aspects of his presidency by visiting the Today in History section, then click the links below to access more stories and primary sources about President Truman.
Truman Announced A Fair Deal from America’s Library
Harry Truman images from American Memory
More Harry Truman images
U.S. legislation related to Harry Truman (1973 and later)