Visiting the Presidents
with Joe Faykosh
“Visiting the Presidents” takes listeners through the birthplaces, homes, gravesites, libraries, and other historical sites associated with the Presidents of the United States. Also exploring the childhoods, lives, loves, careers, and deaths of these presidents through the sites that were touched by them.
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S2 E27 William Howard Taft and Washington, DC – Visiting the Presidents
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Heading to the nation’s capital and the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, D.C., for the home of William Howard Taft, 27th President and 10th Chief Justice of the Supreme Court. Learn about William’s judicial and political rise; his Presidency; his wife, Helen, and family; as well as his homes! Be sure to check out William HowardContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 27-William Howard Taft and Washington, D.C.”
There’s only one word to describe Theodore Roosevelt’s Sagamore Hill: Bully! Hear about Theodore Roosevelt’s beloved home in Oyster Bay on Long Island, New York, as well as his political rise and career; his Vice Presidency and Presidency; his wives, Alice and Edith, and children; as well as his stunning home! Be sure to checkContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 26-Theodore Roosevelt and Sagamore Hill”
Back to the Buckeye State and Canton for two of William McKinley’s homes! Learn about McKinley’s political rise; his election and Presidency; his wife, Ida, and children; and the homes they shared before he went to Washington! Be sure to check out William McKinley’s “Visiting the Presidents” Episode from Season 1, “William McKinley and Niles”!Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 25-William McKinley and Canton”