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Rare, Seemingly Singular Evidence, That John F. Kennedy Knew How to Fly: His 1944 Flight Logbook
Mark Twain’s Publishing Firm: A "Chapter 13" Story
President-Elect Howard Taft qualifies the thought of a four year term: "If I live." Image: William Howard Taft, 27th President of the United States while Chief Justice of the US Supreme Court,US Army Signal Corps, Wikimedia Commons.
The Foundation’s focus is on the histories of the United States and the Holy Land, with emphasis on the 19th and 20th centuries. Its extensive holdings range from American presidents – especially Abraham Lincoln – to diverse figures such as Mark Twain; Albert Einstein; Theodor Herzl; and even to George Custer and the Little Big Horn.