Season 2, Episode 36-Lyndon Johnson and the LBJ Ranch

There’s no place like…Texas?! Lyndon Johnson never strayed too far from the Johnson Ranch outside Stonewall, except when serving in Washington. LBJ was born, lived, and is buried on the same piece of property, and his beloved ranch bears his imprint. Learn about Lyndon’s political rise; his vice presidency and Presidency; his wife, Lady Bird,Continue reading “Season 2, Episode 36-Lyndon Johnson and the LBJ Ranch”

Season 2, Episode 35-John F Kennedy and Hyannis Port

Another world traveler as President, John F Kennedy had homes all over the country: Palm Beach, rural Virginia, and, of course, Hyannisport, on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Explore John F Kennedy’s political rise; his election and Presidency; his iconic wife, Jacqueline, and children; as well as his homes! Be sure to check out John F Kennedy’sContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 35-John F Kennedy and Hyannis Port”

Season 2, Episode 33-Harry S Truman and Independence

The Show-Me State gave us a blunt talking, bespectacled President, who may have left Independence, but the town never left him! Learn about Harry’s political rise; his election as Vice President and ascendance to the Presidency; his administration and legacy; his wife, Bess, and daughter; and his home! Be sure to check out Harry Truman’sContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 33-Harry S Truman and Independence”

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 30-Calvin Coolidge and Northampton

Listen to This Episode! 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 PlymouthContinue reading “Season 2, Episode 30-Calvin Coolidge and Northampton”

Season 2, Episode 29-Warren Harding and Marion

Listen to This Episode! 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 hisContinue 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 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”