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Michael Beschloss @BeschlossDC PRESIDENTS OF WAR:

Author, most recently, of PRESIDENTS OF WAR (Crown). Ten books. @NBCNews Presidential Historian. Contributor to PBS @NewsHour. Williams College. Born Chicago.

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Harry Truman votes, 1948: #TrumanLibrary https://t.co/Cp9619xpPnPresidents and First Ladies at Hyde Park NY service for Eleanor Roosevelt, who died this week 1962: #FDRL https://t.co/L3b1Mawt23
11/5
2019
Statue of Liberty was dedicated today 1886: #LOC https://t.co/p63quLxc1X
10/28
2019
Sign posted as old Penn Station demolition begins, New York City, 1963: https://t.co/ICJKIcQMfX
10/25
2019
JFK speaks on Cuban Missile Crisis from Oval Office, tonight 1962: #JFKL https://t.co/KdE4gHLvf5
10/22
2019
Washington DC from International Space Station, 2013: #NASA https://t.co/RiUDfzYxKc
10/16
2019
Dwight Eisenhower was born October 14, 1890: https://t.co/KLMSaHSbyx
10/13
2019
Four Presidents, one First Lady and a future President, Blue Room, White House, before Sadat funeral, yesterday 198… https://t.co/2yOnwiupuh
10/9
2019
Diahann Carroll (1935-2019) with James Garner at March on Washington, 1963: #Eliofson https://t.co/gPVWShC0ZQ
10/4
2019
Longest living American President who turns 95 today, Jimmy Carter in poster from first campaign (1962): https://t.co/Nxah10uUf4
10/1
2019
Released fifty years ago this week: https://t.co/tE27uoXan1
9/29
2019
Congress sent Bill of Rights and two other proposed Constitutional amendments to the states, 230 years ago today: https://t.co/NGxIuI5ohC
9/26
2019
Springsteen, born 70 years ago today, meets Dylan in 1975: #Regan https://t.co/EpYEik7MW5
9/23
2019
Norman Rockwell's version (1966) of JFK and Peace Corps volunteers: https://t.co/zPzKRi5KUoJFK signs bill formally establishing Peace Corps, this week 1961: #JFKL https://t.co/zf7Vk2aIyGEisenhower fishing in North Platte River, Colorado, this week 1953: #Getty https://t.co/cViZIUbgoT
9/19
2019
Star-Spangled Banner that flew over Fort McHenry through battle and victory 205 years ago today. #NMAH https://t.co/liXqRQW3jR
9/14
2019
JFK looks at prototype of future Apollo lunar landing module, Houston, today 1962: #JFKL https://t.co/oqk3YRzmtY“We choose to go to the moon in this decade”---JFK at Rice University, Houston, today 1962: https://t.co/VEkpxtzzWf
9/12
2019
FDR at home, August 1944: #Perskie https://t.co/svN3EocH25Truman appears at Navy Day Fleet Review, New York Harbor, October 1945: #USNavy https://t.co/eqKe0EHdOrJFK at Cape Canaveral, this week 1962: #JFKL https://t.co/g8KIvbBDCg
9/9
2019
FDR and Secretary of War Henry Stimson visiting U.S. Cavalry, early 1940s: #Getty https://t.co/SVl3LwaediWeary, agonized LBJ consults Eisenhower on Vietnam War, 1968, during golf in California: #Getty https://t.co/925ISVb36W
9/7
2019
As ex-President, Eisenhower calls on President Johnson in hospital, 1965: #Getty https://t.co/mOUihJmSQYEisenhower and Montgomery review troops, 1944: #Getty https://t.co/pAYcRzyJyhReturned from World War II a hero, Eisenhower at family home turned tourist attraction, Abilene, Kansas, about 1945… https://t.co/9QGd7iP16TEisenhowers launch reelection campaign with picnic at Gettysburg farm, next week 1956: #LOC https://t.co/naBaFhkeXcCigarette lighter handed out during Eisenhower reelection campaign picnic at Gettysburg farm, next week 1956: https://t.co/sM0q4LmWJ0Abraham Lincoln in Springfield, this month 1858: #NewberryLibrary https://t.co/I1WZyEcPFM
9/6
2019
President Eisenhower gets a private look at a Saturn rocket model from Wernher von Braun at George C. Marshall Spac… https://t.co/GZo125tRWG
9/5
2019
In hospital, Nixon is visited by LBJ of the opposing ticket at start of 1960 campaign: #AP https://t.co/WzdPI14F8sJFK wearing rice hat while campaigning at International Rice Festival, 60 years ago this fall, Crowley, La.:… https://t.co/9y1GgoBNxuJFK campaigning with cabbages at Alaska State Fair, today 1960: #AnchorageDailyNews https://t.co/fly9BiIXe6Lower Manhattan 1963: #Yearwood https://t.co/EkiZoFQ4iCMayflower departed from Plymouth, England, this week 1620: https://t.co/CJFzX4wu6CEdsel was unveiled today 1957: #Getty https://t.co/w2gDNViuEP
9/4
2019
Americans straining to see Japanese World War II surrender, Tokyo Bay, USS Missouri, today 1945: #NARA https://t.co/NRrgAVg7bWGeneral Douglas MacArthur accepts Japanese surrender, USS Missouri, Tokyo Bay, September 2, 1945: #NARA https://t.co/JoDUw7zTny
9/2
2019
LBJ’s dog Yuki interrupts signing ceremony, White House, Dec. 1967: #LBJL https://t.co/VApTJQTrzq
8/31
2019
Thurgood Marshall, first African American Supreme Court Justice, was on August 30, 1967, confirmed by Senate, 69 to… https://t.co/uKl9tnMnKc
8/30
2019
Beatles’ final ticketed public concert, tonight 1966, Candlestick Park, San Francisco: https://t.co/4jsuqiuF7d
8/29
2019
Hubert Humphrey kissing wife Muriel's TV image from convention hall after he is nominated for President, Chicago, t… https://t.co/hh3Auk3y8Q
8/28
2019
Mona Lisa was returned to Louvre, Paris, 1945 after being hidden throughout World War II: #Jahan https://t.co/4XuyuTUbnBLBJ with daughters on Air Force One and birthday cake with Presidential seal, today 1965: #LBJL https://t.co/pXstRUwSB9President Johnson enjoying a visit to his box by Robert Kennedy, Democratic convention, Atlantic City, 55 years ago… https://t.co/tSiKOWH86Y
8/27
2019
President Eisenhower, 1956: #Getty https://t.co/Wkvm4IKb2zLBJ poses for bust, 1965: #LBJLibrary https://t.co/c9qjt8w7TMLady Bird and LBJ in retirement, this month 1971, LBJ Library: via @LBJLibrary https://t.co/qUVw14w3qrBridal Veil Fall, Yosemite Valley, 1927, photographed by Ansel Adams: https://t.co/GbhilGUSipThree Kennedy brothers outside Oval Office, this week 1963: #JFKLibrary https://t.co/8RAChPqQOjMarch on Washington, this week 1963: #Schapiro https://t.co/iImcKAeUsvHarry Truman calls on Picasso in France, 1958: #HSTL https://t.co/2gXPGkpVje
8/26
2019
1956 version of Zenith channel changer: #Time https://t.co/clSMm3eiPBLBJ with channel-changer & family in ranch bedroom, watching Democratic convention on TV, this week 1968:… https://t.co/OsYNSXsq3j
8/25
2019
US Capitol and White House were torched by British invaders 205 years ago today: https://t.co/StyP6PUcPP
8/24
2019
Lincoln this month 1863: #Gardner https://t.co/zxVAI6EqZb
8/23
2019
World War II Paris after liberation, this week 1944: #Downey https://t.co/P1TuPKtI9R
8/22
2019
LBJ in retirement on his ranch, last summer of his life, this week 1972: #LBJL https://t.co/BT8Ow8EdejAmericans in Paris celebrate Japan’s acceptance of Allied terms of WW2 surrender, this week 1945: #Griffin https://t.co/jxmmYuq1cg
8/21
2019
Theodore Roosevelt became first President to ride publicly in automobile, Hartford, Connecticut, this week 1902: https://t.co/k2IN6y020v
8/19
2019
Roberto Clemente (1934-1972) would have been 85 years old today: #Emmons https://t.co/RNcXZhwx8z
8/18
2019
Oak Street Beach, Chicago, 1920: #Kaufman https://t.co/qq3k5ZBlGj19th Amendment on women’s voting rights was ratified 99 years ago tomorrow: https://t.co/Vu8UqIdxC8Eddie Money, Cher & Judy Collins advertised on billboards, Sunset Strip, L.A., 1979: #Landau https://t.co/EXLLil1bZZJimi Hendrix in the U.S. Army, 1961-1962: https://t.co/wfsD4X3XaV
8/17
2019
Peter Fonda, 1940-2019: https://t.co/V4dvIJ7N7lTicket to Woodstock, 50 years ago today: https://t.co/59xxWh2ytr
8/16
2019
The Doors 50 years ago, Los Angeles: #HenryDiltz https://t.co/izzarDmewY
8/15
2019
@BrianCentrone @FDRLibrary @BeschlossDC At a glance, it does appear to be the one we made for Mr. Roosevelt.
Retweeted by Michael Beschloss"The Wizard of Oz" premiered at Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood, 80 years ago tomorrow: #MGM https://t.co/101fcIx81kTime Magazine, 50 years ago: https://t.co/nahE30BbHyChurchill and Rufus in 1950: #Getty https://t.co/7m5EDnwXu3
8/14
2019
Nixon and LBJ in Nixon’s prefabricated office, San Clemente, Calif., 50 years ago this month: https://t.co/NbzbpYLlCaNew York Times about tomorrow 1945: “Japan Surrenders, End of War!” https://t.co/z6QzcHvrpiWilliam McKinley presides over signing of Spanish-American War peace protocol, upstairs White House, yesterday 1898: https://t.co/KENsfYXy0FJFK at Checkpoint Charlie, Berlin Wall, 1963: #JFKLibrary https://t.co/eGeskhz2lABerlin Wall construction started today 1961: https://t.co/ry8Q70wGXOReporters at White House after Truman announces that Japan has surrendered unconditionally, this week 1945:… https://t.co/SxBJbyWdiQ
8/13
2019
Sailors at Pearl Harbor, where direct US role in WW2 began, hail Japan's surrender this week 1945:… https://t.co/rvonM7BLxX
8/12
2019
George Harrison in Haight-Ashbury, this week 1967: #Jacobs https://t.co/L3Glujm6XZ
8/11
2019
San Francisco in color 1940: #Cushman https://t.co/zRX0sFxiSEMending fences between them, ex-President Truman plays piano for JFK at Truman Library, Independence, Missouri, thi… https://t.co/Nx7mc0QM8mAlmost a month after taking office, President Ford toasts English muffins before photographers, near round table wh… https://t.co/3BCYwBKbXIFDR writes King George about meeting with Churchill at sea, August 1941: https://t.co/aUdqzntrWaFDR and Churchill today 1941 aboard HMS Prince of Wales off Newfoundland, there to sign Atlantic Charter: https://t.co/FXt28cR1wA
8/10
2019
George Harrison sits in President’s chair at Cabinet table, White House, 1974: #Kennerly https://t.co/X1wXfB6MqUPresident Gerald Ford in leisure suit, 1975: https://t.co/Fw5tv2CzdGGerald Ford, 9 days into the Presidency, still in his family home, Alexandria, Virginia, this month 1974:… https://t.co/PF9cmN9NBFAtomic weapon used against Nagasaki today 1945: #NARA https://t.co/S916tRAHKHNixon’s final lunch as President, August 8, 1974: #Knudsen https://t.co/E6HrnF3wIe
8/9
2019
During photo shoot for “Abbey Road” album cover, 50 years today, photograph by Linda McCartney: Via… https://t.co/LZ7bXbSzMO
8/8
2019
Eleanor Roosevelt and Helen Keller, 1955: #Getty https://t.co/fIyYgucEn6Abraham Lincoln, next week 1860: #Butler https://t.co/CbvjBhIxsuLBJ signs Gulf of Tonkin resolution, this week 1964: https://t.co/YssUSORUX6
8/7
2019
Toni Morrison, 1931-2019 #Getty https://t.co/o57TthyAR6Harry Truman in 1963 defends his decision on Hiroshima: https://t.co/Mw1LyvuHWBHiroshima, today 1945, as reported by New York Times: https://t.co/LcxX5uAD0ILBJ at signing of Voting Rights Act, Capitol Rotunda, today 1965: #LBJL https://t.co/SCQ32YSZuIJoan Baez and Bob Dylan at March on Washington, this month 1963: #Scherman https://t.co/PLi6o7d6nV
8/6
2019

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