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A Glorious Burden: "As to the presidency, the two happiest days of my life were those of my entrance upon the office and my surrender of it." President Martin Van Buren
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At the annual Gridiron Club dinner, the First Lady decided to use the platform to poke fun at herself in response to the criticism that she accepted free clothes and ordered new china. Usually the event was traditionally used to lampoon politicians or the media. In the middle of the white-tie event, the First Lady went backstage to change. In front of 600 guests and her unassuming presidential husband, the First Lady came back wearing yellow rubber boats, blue-flowered Hawaiian skirt, red…

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Nancy Reagan in Second-hand Clothing, 1982

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Ulysses S. Grant working on his memoirs in 1885. He would die four days later.

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11/24/63 - Jacqueline and Caroline Kennedy kneel to kiss JFK's coffin, in the Capitol Rotunda.

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President Theodore Roosevelt reads a book, while his dog Skip rests in his lap, in the doorway of the West Divide Creek ranch house in Colorado on September 12, 1905.

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Richard Nixon loved music at an early age and played the violin.

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William H. Taft - 27th President of the United States.

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Taft, President. at Desk

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Our President and First Lady on their wedding day.

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John F Kennedy and Joseph Kennedy Jr as children

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Vintage Champagne Fever (John F Kennedy and Joseph Kennedy Jr as children)

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Jenna & Barbara Bush - president George W Bush's twin daughters

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Is Barbara Bush the Hotter Bush Twin?

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President Richard Nixon signing a document at his desk in the Oval Office as Sammy Davis, Jr., looks on.

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