Warren Harding: A Resource Guide
Designed for elementary and middle school students, America's
Library provides the following stories related to Warren
Back in Time: Florence Kling Harding Was Born, August
Back in Time: President Harding Installed a Radio in
the White House, February 8, 1922.
Back in Time: Calvin Coolidge Became President, August
Calvin Coolidge took the presidential oath of office on
August 3, 1923, after the unexpected death in office of President
Florence Mabel Kling DeWolfe Harding, First Lady during
the Warren Harding administration (1921-23), was born on
August 15, 1860. An outspoken supporter of woman suffrage,
Mrs. Harding cast her ballot in the presidential campaign
of 1920 for her husband. She was the first American First
Lady afforded that right, as the Nineteenth Amendment had
been ratified the previous summer.