Benjamin Harrison (1889-1893)

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VICE PRESIDENT AND FIRST LADY:

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Caroline Harrison
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OVERVIEW:

White House
The Miller Center (UVA)
Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site
American Presidents: Life Portraits (C-SPAN)
History Channel
Obituary (New York Times)

THE FIRST LADY:

National First Ladies’ Library
The White House
White House Historical Association
First Ladies (C-SPAN)

RESOURCES:

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Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site
Public Papers (American Presidency Project)
Correspondence with James Blaine
Through the South and West with the President
Speech Archive (Miller Center)
Ohio Memory

BOOKS:

 

 

1888 ELECTION:

Results
Library of Congress Resources
Newspaper Articles
Overview (Harpweek)
Cartoons (Harpweek)
Biographies (Harpweek)

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1889 INAUGURATION:

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1889 Address (Draft, Transcript)
Library of Congress (1889)
Joint Congressional Committee (1889)

CABINET/ STAFF:

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Secretary of Agriculture:
Jeremiah M. Rusk (1889–1893)

Secretary of the Interior:
John W. Noble (1889–1893)

Attorney General:
William H. Miller (1889–1893)

Secretary of the Navy:
Benjamin F. Tracy (1889–1893)

Postmaster General:
John Wanamaker (1889–1893)

Secretary of State:
John W. Foster (1892–1893)
James G. Blaine (1889–1892)

Secretary of the Treasury:
Charles Foster (1891–1893)
William Windom (1889–1891)

Secretary of War:
Stephen B. Elkins (1891–1893)
Redfield Proctor (1889–1891)

Counselors/ Advisors:
Elijah W. Halford

SUPREME COURT NOMINEES:

Howell Jackson (1893)
George Shiras, Jr. (1892)
Henry Brown (1890)
David Brewer (1889)

CONGRESS:

Speaker of the House:
Thomas B. Reed (1889)
Charles F. Crisp (1891-1895)

HISTORIC SITES:

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Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site (Indiana)

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