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Turn-of-the-Century First Ladies

Were you able to correctly identify the First Ladies on the the home page?

Check your accuracy in the First Ladies Gallery, below.

Could you answer the questions at the top of the resource page? Look below at Do you know... to see if you were right!

Frances Folsom Cleveland
Mrs. Grover Cleveland
Frances Folsom Cleveland,

Ida Saxton McKinley
Mrs. William McKinley
Ida Saxton McKinley

Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt
Mrs. Theodore Roosevelt
Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt

Helen Herron Taft
Mrs. William Howard Taft
Helen Herron Taft

Do you know who...???

She was the first First Lady to give birth to a child in the White House.
Frances Folsom Cleveland, 1893

Her husband was our largest President.
Helen Herron Taft

This second wife to one of our popular presidents was the mother of five very active children.
Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt

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