Telegram from Pi Kappa Phi founder L. Harry Mixson to the Alpha Zeta (Oregon State). #pikapp #fraternity #history (at Pi Kappa Phi)
In October of 1960, JFK stood on the steps of the Michigan Union at the University of Michigan and announced the formation of the Peace Corps. #history (at Michigan Union)
Richard M. Nixon’s Resignation Letter, 08/09/1974
Following the revelations stemming from the investigation of the Watergate break-in, President Richard M. Nixon resigned the Presidency in this letter dated August 9, 1974. The President’s resignation letter is addressed to the Secretary of State, in keeping with a law passed by Congress in 1792. The letter became effective when Secretary of State Henry Kissinger initialed it at 11:35 a.m.
Willie Nelson and Martin Luther King Jr. ate here. #history #hotdogs #alabama #montgomery (at Chris’ Hot Dogs)
Visiting the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library. It’s given me much more respect for him, largely because I knew so little. #history