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Michael Beschloss
Presidential historian, 9 books. Contributor, , PBS . Born Chicago. Williams College. New York Times columnist (HistorySource, incl. sports)
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Bob Dylan was born today 1941 (here with Muhammad Ali 1975):
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President Hoover greeting injured veterans at White House, June 1929:
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Brooklyn Bridge (about 1907), opened tomorrow 1883:
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California’s Golden Gate before bridge construction began, photographed by Ansel Adams, 1932:
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Buster Olney May 23
Mickey Mantle and Roger Maris were a model of civility, writes Michael Beschloss.
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Michael Beschloss May 23
Golden Gate Bridge, California, opened this week 1937:
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Michael Beschloss May 22
President Kennedy at Arlington National Cemetery, Memorial Day 1963:
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Michael Beschloss May 22
Ellis Island and Manhattan 1933:
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Michael Beschloss May 22
Roger Maris in Oval Office with JFK, April 1962:
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Roger Maris with Mickey Mantle (and Harry Truman) during year of the M&M home run race, 1961:
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Michael Beschloss May 22
Wright Brothers patent for their “flying machine,” today 1906:
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Toni Monkovic May 22
1961 and the unbreakable friendship of Roger Maris and Mickey Mantle, via
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Michael Beschloss May 22
Here US troops before landing at Utah Beach, with defensive barrage balloons beyond, D-Day 1944:
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Michael Beschloss May 22
World War II hero at Lincoln Memorial:
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Michael Beschloss May 22
JFK & son John in West Wing before leaving for Memorial Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery, 1963:
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Michael Beschloss in NY Times on the Mantle-Maris friendship & the home run race of 1961:
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Michael Beschloss May 20
Amelia Earhart left Newfoundland today 1932 for 1st solo flight across Atlantic by a woman—here on arrival:
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Michael Beschloss May 18
Page from Martin Luther King's "Letter from a Birmingham Jail," published tomorrow 1963:
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Michael Beschloss May 18
LBJ & JFK watch Jimmy Durante perform, NYC, tomorrow night 1962:
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Michael Beschloss May 17
Really happened—Joan Crawford came to JFK’s Oval Office 1963 as chair of “Stars for Mental Health”
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