From Harry S. Truman to James D. Pouncey
Letter from Senator Harry S. Truman to James D. Pouncey of The Jackson County Bar Association. Truman criticizes the bar for endorsing Secretary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Walter White in not accepting Truman's invitation to appear before the Truman Committee. Truman states, "We had no funds available to bring a trainload of Negroes here to testify, and that is what White wanted us to do."
July 26th 1941
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Papers of Harry S. Truman as U.S. Senator and Vice President, Box 92, Jackson Co, MO
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