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richardnixonlibrary: #OTD 10/10/1972 Mr. Dyna…

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#OTD 10/10/1972 Mr. Dynamite himself, the Godfather of Soul James Brown visited the Oval Office with his father Joseph and Charles Bobbitt, President of James Brown Enterprises.
Fun Fact: James Brown performed at the 1969 Inaugural All American Gala held at the National Guard Armory. (Images: WHOP-D0652-19A & 24A)

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#OTD 9/23/1952 Senator Richard Nixon made the now-famous “Checkers Speech.” Read the speech online at the American Presidency Project.

http://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?pid=24485

richardnixonlibrary: #OTD 9/20/1972 First Lad…

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#OTD 9/20/1972 First Lady Pat Nixon visited Nixon campaign headquarters in Idaho Falls, ID. Earlier in the day, she spoke to an audience of about 5,000 gathered at a high school athletic field. (Images: WHPO-D0460-13A & 36A)

September 13, 2018 New Materials Release | Ric…

September 13, 2018 New Materials Release | Richard Nixon Museum and Library:

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Richard Nixon meets Elvis Presley at the White…

Richard Nixon meets Elvis Presley at the White House, 1970

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1974: Richard Nixon’s resignation speech…

1974: Richard Nixon’s resignation speech, from Lafayette Park. The journalist in the center is surrounded by crowds who could see Nixon on the same TV set that he was using as a monitor.

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Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and United States Vice…

Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev and United States Vice President Richard Nixon debate the merits of communism versus capitalism in a model American kitchen at the American National Exhibition in Moscow.

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