Taft is the most polite man I ever saw in my life. Why, the other day I was in a street car with him and he got up and gave his seat to three women.
I got the chance to take a tour through the Woodrow Wilson House today. This set of photos are all from the same room. Chandelier hanging from the ceiling, portraits of great women including Madame du Pompadour and Joséphine de Beauharnai line the mantle above the fire place.
The harp, in the bottom image, is a Scottish harp which was given to one of Wilson’s daughters by an Australian musician.
The various faces of former President Hoover at his Presidential Library and Museum in Iowa
Pictures taken by (here’s a surprise) me.
Literally everything is on Tumblr.
US Presidents with Very Tall Women. 6’7” Gwendolyn Gillingham (T) and 6’5” Lisa Leslie (B).
19th president of the United States. And my shiny pumpkaboo.
original gijinka do not steal.
The Veracity Elephant is coming to mess you up.
Republicans gather in front of a “GOP Truth Squad Special” airplane in 1960, holding up a stuffed elephant with a “Veracity” banner around its trunk, while wearing Nixon-Lodge campaign buttons and “Truth Squad” ribbons. WHAT?
As a former college age presidential campaign volunteer, this definitely has an air of familiarity …
“Activities Night of Orientation Week" at the University of Chicago, 1960, Albert C. Flores, photographer.