William Howard Taft

ID: 28553 or MAH-28553

Creator: Unknown

Form/Genre: Photographic print

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Citation: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 22, Folder: 46

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Summary

Portrait of William Howard Taft (1857-1930), twenty-seventh President of the United States, 1909-1913. He was appointed Chief Justice of the United States by President Warren G. Harding in 1921, subsequently, he became an ex-officio member of the Board of Regents. In 1923 he was elected Chancellor and served on the Board of Regents until just before his death in 1930.

Subject

  • Taft, William H. (William Howard) 1857-1930
  • Board of Regents
  • Chancellor of the Smithsonian Board of Regents

Category

Historic Images of the Smithsonian

Contained within

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 95, Box 22, Folder: 46

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

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Topic

  • Portraits
  • Presidents
  • Regents
  • United States--Presidents

Place

United States

Form/Genre

  • Photographic print
  • Portraits

ID Number

28553 or MAH-28553

Physical description

Color: Black and White; Size: 5.5 x 7.5; Type of Image: Portrait; Medium: Photographic print

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