Category Archives: Rutherford B. Hayes

  1. LOC Does RA

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    April 26, 2015 by Lorene

    As Congress would not let President Hayes have any money to fix up the White House, the building was in …
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  2. Many Firsts During the Hayes Presidency

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    April 18, 2015 by Lorene

    (This short post is taken almost verbatim from the book.) Hayes was the first President to visit the west coast. …
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  3. Lucy Webb Hayes

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    April 18, 2015 by Lorene

    The first First lady with a college education, Lucy was a big supporter of women’s rights and supported ending slavery. …
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  4. Ruther-fraud

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    April 18, 2015 by Lorene

    Hayes became President only after some alleged wheelings and dealings. The rumor was he would remove the troops still occupying …
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  5. Library of Congress!

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    April 16, 2015 by Lorene

    Rutherford B. Hayes was elected to Congress in 1865. He was appointed chairman of a House-Senate committee on the Library …
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