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

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

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

H. Paul Jeffers, An Honest President: The Life and Presidencies of Grover Cleveland.
Charles Lachman, A Secret Life: The Lies and Scandals of President Grover Cleveland.
Matthew Algeo, The President Is a Very Sick Man.
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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