Category Archives: Woodrow Wilson

  1. Presidential Travel

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    January 1, 2016 by Lorene

    Woodrow Wilson was the first president to leave the country while in office when he went to Paris twice to …
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  2. Suffragettes

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    December 24, 2015 by Lorene

    Wilson’s second inaugural parade in 1917 was the first one to include women. He had supported women’s rights while he …
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  3. Baseball!

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    November 29, 2015 by Lorene

    In 1910, Taft was the first President to throw out the first pitch on Opening Day at a Major League …
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  4. Working Quickly

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    November 22, 2015 by Lorene

    In his first two years, Wilson passed laws creating the Federal Reserve Bank system and the Federal Trade Commission, as …
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  5. 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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  6. 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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