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ladies of the White House

Laura C. Holloway

ladies of the White House

or, in the home of the presidents : being a complete history of the social and domestic lives of the presidents from Washington to the present time

by Laura C. Holloway

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Published by Forshee & McMakin in Cincinnati .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Biography.,
  • Presidents" spouses -- United States.,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Laura C. Holloway.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 607 p., [24] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages607
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22032865M

    Grace Anna Goodhue Coolidge served as First Lady of as the wife of the 30th President, Calvin Coolidge (). An exceptionally popular White House hostess, she . 2. Using the web site listed below, as well as other materials about the White House which may feature information on the White House Library, plot out a timeline of events in Abigail and Millard Fillmore’s quest to establish a library in the White House. Extending the Lesson.

    First Ladies of the White House Commemorative Gold Coins. JWGrum. Publisher Description. A catalog of the complete collection of 41 uncirculated gold commemorative coins issued by the United States Mint between and It includes every First Lady whether spouse or acting in lieu of. This complete set is possibly a rare complete set.   Upstairs at the White House is definitely not a tell-all kind of book, though. There’s not a whisper about any infidelity even with presidents who are notorious for it (JFK, I’m looking at you), and he generally paints all the presidents and first ladies in a pretty flattering light.

      Discover the books on the First Ladies of the White House including SPOKEN FROM THE HEART by Laura Bush, IT TAKES A VILLAGE by Hillary Clinton and more. Our great nation has had some amazing women in the role of First Lady. In Upstairs at the White House, West offers an absorbing and novel glimpse at America's first families, from the Roosevelts to the Kennedys and the Nixons. Alive with anecdotes ranging from the quotidian (Lyndon B. Johnson's showerheads) to the tragic (the aftermath of John F. Kennedy's assassination), West's audiobook is an enlightening and.


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