History Talks at Schmidt House presents: Harry's Historic Holiday: President Truman's 1945 Visit to Olympia


  • Schmidt House
  • 330 Schmidt Place, Tumwater, WA 98501
  • 12:00 PM

Thursday, December 12 at noon (Doors at 11:30, close at capacity)

Retired staff attorney for the Washington State Senate and current tour guide at the State Capitol, Steve Jones offers a lighthearted look at President Truman's historic vacation to Olympia in 1945. It's a story complete with Russian spies, late-night poker games, and presidential shenanigans, illustrated with photos from the Truman archives.

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  • Dates December 12, 2019