Daily Archive: March 30, 2018

Harry Truman - 1952

March 29, 1952 – President Truman: Jefferson-Jackson Day Dinner – Presidents Being Presidential

President Truman: Jefferson-Jackson Day Address – March 29, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – President Truman addressing fellow Democrats at the annual Jefferson-Jackson Day dinner on March 29, 1952. Harry S. Truman had the unenviable task of filling the shoes of Franklin Roosevelt when, as vice-President, he was thrust...

Vietnam Troop Pull-out - March 1973

March 31, 1973 – Leaving Saigon – Facing Wounded Knee – Just Say No To Meat

March 31, 1973 – NBC Nightly News – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – March 31, 1973 – A day of wildly mixed emotions and wildly contrasting news. To start – the last of the U.S. troops left Vietnam this day – on schedule, according to plan – left as quietly...