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Presidential Vacations & Retreats: President Harding in Alaska

Presidential Vacations & Retreats: President Harding in Alaska

Date of Work
1923
Medium
Stereograph
Credit
White House Historical Association

Presidential Vacations & Retreats: President Harding in Alaska

President Warren G. Harding greeted children in Valdez, Alaska, during his historic "Voyage of Understanding" his famous transcontinental speaking and sightseeing tour by railroad during the summer of 1923. Harding was the first president to visit Alaska. The tour ended with his sudden death on August 2, 1923.

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