President Truman and President Eisenhower transition letters, 1952
November 10, 2020
Publication Tags: Historical
The Bush-Obama transition is widely seen as the gold standard of smooth transitions, one that took place during two wars and a financial crisis. Not every handoff has been smooth. This exchange of letters between President Truman and Republican presidential candidate Eisenhower show a more heated transfer of power. August 16, 1952 Dear Ike:- I...