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Michael Beschloss
Presidential historian. 9 books. Presidential Historian, Contributor, PBS , . Born Chicago. Williams College.
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Honored to speak at 75th anniversary of today:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 28
Archduke Franz Ferdinand & wife Sophie before murder, Sarajevo, today 1914, leading to outbreak of World War I:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 28
James Madison died 180 years ago today—this bust was created from his life mask, made at age 74:
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gwen ifill Jun 27
We take full credit.
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Michael Beschloss Jun 27
Thank you to PBS for airing this segment tonight on my Twitter feed:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 26
Bipartisan golf by President Ford with party leaders Tip O’Neill & John Rhodes in period costume, summer 1974:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 26
At time of Civil War, pontoon bridge linking Georgetown to what is now Theodore Roosevelt Island:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
Survivors of Battle of Little Bighorn (started 140 years ago today) return on 50th anniversary, 1926:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
General George Armstrong Custer, who died in Battle of the Little Bighorn 140 years ago today:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
Martin Luther King, Jr., reacts to Senate passage of Civil Rights Act, this week 1964:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
JFK with white mule during 1960 campaign:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
Theodore Roosevelt campaigning as 3rd-party Bull Moose candidate, Chicago, August 1912:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
Woodrow Wilson asks backer for help (“plot is thickening”) at Democratic convention, Baltimore, opening today 1912:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
Boater-wearing delegates and reporters at Democratic National Convention, Baltimore, which opened today 1912:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 25
Korean War started today 1950—here Harry Truman 2 days later:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 24
Franklin Roosevelt’s 1937 pencil drawing of his future Presidential library, dedicated 75 years ago next week:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 24
Of 1945, Churchill wrote "the great democracies triumphed and so were able to resume the follies which had so nearly cost them their life."
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Michael Beschloss Jun 23
Hidden camera captures US Supreme Court in session, 1932:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 23
Supreme Court, circa late 1860s:
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Michael Beschloss Jun 23
JFK in Berlin, this week 1963:
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