Monthly Archives: October 2015

  1. No Carnegie Library for Wilson at Princeton

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    October 10, 2015 by Lorene

    While Wilson was on the road trying to raise money, he met with Andrew Carnegie. He hoped Carnegie would agree …
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  2. Wilson at Princeton

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    October 10, 2015 by Lorene

    Wilson raised the education level at Princeton by making changes in the curriculum and adding a lot of non-alumni as …
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  3. Musings on Taft

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    October 10, 2015 by Lorene

    Taft always wanted to be a Supreme Court Justice. He played baseball for Yale. After years as a lawyer and …
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  4. Lots of Firsts for TR

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    October 10, 2015 by Lorene

    TR coined the term “muckraker.” Through executive order, the Executive House officially became the White House. H.L. Mencken acknowledged that …
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