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President Truman’s Fight for National Health Insurance, 1949-1953

This collection focuses on President Harry S. Truman's fight to pass a National Health Insurance law during the second term of his presidency. The collection includes 74 documents totaling 74 pages covering the years 1945 through 1953. Supporting materials include photographs, oral history transcripts and public papers.

Truman speaks at National Institutes of Health Clinical Center, June 22, 1951.

Documents

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Photographs

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President Harry S. Truman with two Independence Sanitarium and Hospital nurses

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Prime Minister Mohammad Mossadegh of Iran in hospital bed in New York City

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Crowd in front of Washington Rehabilitation Center. Truman near doorway

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Truman and others enter Washington Rehabilitation Center

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Harry S. Truman shaking hands with man in Washington Rehabilitation Center

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Begum Liaquat Ali Khan visits a hospital for children

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Begum Liaquat Ali Khan thanking a child for flowers

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Begum Liaquat Ali Khan visiting Charity Hosital

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U. S. Naval Hospital at the U. S. Marine Corps Training Base, Quantico, Virginia

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Former President Truman visits Walter G. Slagle

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Physical examination of World War I aviation recruits at the Episcopal Hospital, Washington, D.C

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Photo of General Jacob Devers as he visited Walter Reed Hospital

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Mrs. Harry Truman at Childrens Hospital

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Small girl with autograph from Harry S. Truman