Season 2, Episode 22-Grover Cleveland and Princeton

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Season 2, Episode 22-Grover Cleveland and Princeton

Grover Cleveland built his life in Buffalo, but he came home to New Jersey after the White House. Learn about Grover’s political career; his star-crossed private life, and family; his unique Presidency; and what became of his home in Princeton!

Be sure to check out Grover Cleveland’s “Visiting the Presidents” Episode from Season 1, “Grover Cleveland and Caldwell”!

Grover Cleveland Home: Westland from National Park Service.

Grover Cleveland Home from NPS.gov.

Westland from American Landmarks.

“Where Was Grover Cleveland’s Home?” from Cleveland Park Historical Society.

Woodley Mansion from DCHistoric Sites.

From My July 2022 Visit!

From Cleveland Park, location of Oak View

Westland
Grover Cleveland on the front porch of Westland
The Clevelands at Oak View

Grover Cleveland Home: Westland, 15 Hodge Road, Princeton, NJ.

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Recommended Reading for Grover Cleveland

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Allan Nevins, Grover Cleveland: A Study in Courage.
Mark Wahlgren Summers, Rum, Romanism, and Rebellion: The Making of a President, 1884.

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