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The Resource Houses of the presidents : childhood homes, family dwellings, private escapes, and grand estates, by Hugh Howard ; original photography by Roger Straus III

Houses of the presidents : childhood homes, family dwellings, private escapes, and grand estates, by Hugh Howard ; original photography by Roger Straus III

Label
Houses of the presidents : childhood homes, family dwellings, private escapes, and grand estates
Title
Houses of the presidents
Title remainder
childhood homes, family dwellings, private escapes, and grand estates
Statement of responsibility
by Hugh Howard ; original photography by Roger Straus III
Creator
Contributor
Photographer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A tour of the houses and lives of America's presidents interweaves personal, presidential, and architectural histories to offer insight into the way chief executives have lived, providing photography of dwelling interiors and exteriors
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Howard, Hugh
Dewey number
973.09/9
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E176.1
LC item number
.H835 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Straus, Roger
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Dwellings
  • Historic buildings
  • Architecture, Domestic
  • United States
Label
Houses of the presidents : childhood homes, family dwellings, private escapes, and grand estates, by Hugh Howard ; original photography by Roger Straus III
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: A Constitutional Matter -- Mount Vernon: George Washington -- The Old House: John Adams and John Quincy Adams -- Monticello and Poplar Forest: Thomas Jefferson -- Montpelier: James Madison -- The Hermitage: Andrew Jackson -- Lindenwald: Martin Van Buren -- Wheatland: James Buchanan -- Lincoln Home and President Lincoln's Cottage: Abraham Lincoln -- Ulysses S. Grant Cottage: Ulysses S. Grant -- Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site: Benjamin Harrison -- Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt -- Woodrow Wilson House: Woodrow Wilson -- Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site: Calvin Coolidge -- Springwood: Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- Eisenhower National Historic Site: Dwight D. Eisenhower -- John Fitzgerald Kennedy Birthplace: John F. Kennedy -- Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Park: Lyndon Johnson -- Richard Nixon Birthplace: Richard M. Nixon -- Jimmy Carter National Historic Site: James Earl Carter -- Rancho Del Cielo: Ronald Reagan -- Bill Clinton Birthplace: William Jefferson Clinton -- The George W. Bush Childhood Home: George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush -- Other Presidential Homes -- Afterword -- Visitor Information -- For Further Reading -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
769232510
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780316133272
Lccn
2011051326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)769232510
Label
Houses of the presidents : childhood homes, family dwellings, private escapes, and grand estates, by Hugh Howard ; original photography by Roger Straus III
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 248-253) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: A Constitutional Matter -- Mount Vernon: George Washington -- The Old House: John Adams and John Quincy Adams -- Monticello and Poplar Forest: Thomas Jefferson -- Montpelier: James Madison -- The Hermitage: Andrew Jackson -- Lindenwald: Martin Van Buren -- Wheatland: James Buchanan -- Lincoln Home and President Lincoln's Cottage: Abraham Lincoln -- Ulysses S. Grant Cottage: Ulysses S. Grant -- Benjamin Harrison Presidential Site: Benjamin Harrison -- Sagamore Hill: Theodore Roosevelt -- Woodrow Wilson House: Woodrow Wilson -- Calvin Coolidge State Historic Site: Calvin Coolidge -- Springwood: Franklin Delano Roosevelt -- Eisenhower National Historic Site: Dwight D. Eisenhower -- John Fitzgerald Kennedy Birthplace: John F. Kennedy -- Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Park: Lyndon Johnson -- Richard Nixon Birthplace: Richard M. Nixon -- Jimmy Carter National Historic Site: James Earl Carter -- Rancho Del Cielo: Ronald Reagan -- Bill Clinton Birthplace: William Jefferson Clinton -- The George W. Bush Childhood Home: George H. W. Bush and George W. Bush -- Other Presidential Homes -- Afterword -- Visitor Information -- For Further Reading -- Acknowledgements -- Index
Control code
769232510
Dimensions
29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
261 pages
Isbn
9780316133272
Lccn
2011051326
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)769232510

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