Season 2, Episode 32-Franklin Roosevelt and Warm Springs

Our longest serving President had two iconic homes: his birthplace and lifelong residence, Springwood, in Hyde Park, New York, and his refuge throughout the Presidency, in Warm Spring, Georgia. Learn about Roosevelt’s political re-emergence; his election and tumultuous Presidency; his wife, Eleanor, and children; and his homes! Be sure to check out Franklin Roosevelt’s “VisitingContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 32-Franklin Roosevelt and Warm Springs”

Season 2, Episode 31-Herbert Hoover and Palo Alto

If ever there was a man of the world elected President, it is Herbert Hoover: Learn about his public service and late turn to politics; his election and Presidency; his wife, Lou, and sons; and his homes in Palo Alto, England, and Manhattan! Be sure to check out Herbert Hoover’s “Visiting the Presidents” Episode fromContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 31-Herbert Hoover and Palo Alto”

Season 2, Episode 30-Calvin Coolidge and Northampton

Heading to New England and the homes of Calvin Coolidge in Northampton, Massachusetts, and Plymouth, Vermont! Learn about Calvin’s political career; Vice Presidency and Presidency; his wife, Grace, and sons; and his homes! Be sure to check out Calvin Coolidge’s “Visiting the Presidents” Episode from Season 1, “Calvin Coolidge and Plymouth Notch”! Calvin Coolidge’s firstContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 30-Calvin Coolidge and Northampton”

Season 2, Episode 29-Warren Harding and Marion

Heading back to the Buckeye State for the final Ohio President, Warren Harding, 29th President, and his home in Marion! Few men had less business being President (a fact he admitted himself)! Learn about this unique rise to office; his election and star-crossed Presidency; his wife, Florence; as well as his home! Be sure toContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 29-Warren Harding and Marion”

Visiting New York City’s Presidents

Heading to the Big Apple, and want to Visit the Presidents?! Look no further! In this Episode, I tell you about the Presidents who were born, lived, died, and are buried here in New York City! In collaboration with Ryan Purcell and The Gotham Center for New York City History. Featured Visits! Theodore Roosevelt Birthplace:Continue reading “Visiting New York City’s Presidents”

Season 2, Episode 28-Woodrow Wilson and Washington, D.C.

Listen to This Episode! Sticking around Washington, D.C., and just down the road from William Howard Taft’s home in Kalorama for Woodrow Wilson’s Home. Learn about the 28th President of the United States, his reluctant turn to politics, and election; his Presidency; his wives, Ellen and Edith, and daughters; and his homes! Be sure toContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 28-Woodrow Wilson and Washington, D.C.”

Season 2, Episode 27-William Howard Taft and Washington, D.C.

Listen To This Episode! 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 toContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 27-William Howard Taft and Washington, D.C.”

Season 2, Episode 26-Theodore Roosevelt and Sagamore Hill

Listen to This Episode! 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!Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 26-Theodore Roosevelt and Sagamore Hill”

Season 2, Episode 25-William McKinley and Canton

Listen to This Episode! 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,Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 25-William McKinley and Canton”

Season 2, Episode 24-The NOT Grover Cleveland’s Second Term Question and Answer Episode

Listen to This Episode! How many of us just want a second chance? Grover Cleveland did, winning the popular vote for the third straight time (only Andrew Jackson and Franklin Roosevelt can claim that!) and becoming our only president to serve non-consecutive terms! We won’t do his home at Westland over…Check out Episode 22, “GroverContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 24-The NOT Grover Cleveland’s Second Term Question and Answer Episode”