10,000 miles, 150 speeches, 30 days, 21 states & One Big Idea:
Discover the story of a President’s journey to unite the nation.
The exhibit will transport you back to 1891 when President Harrison gave nearly 150 speeches in 30 days from coast to coast, stretching from Washington D.C. to the California coast. Not only was it an enormous amount of travel, but it was a groundbreaking moment for the American presidency.
“The emancipation proclamation was heard in the depths of the earth as well as in the sky; men were made free, and material things became our better servants.” Benjamin Harrison
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