William H. Taft

front page of the Washington Times - May 16th, 1912

Also of interest in this edition is Roosevelt being sure of his nomination.

front page of the Washington Times - May 15th, 1912

Taft and Roosevelt were battling it out for the Presidency in 1912. Here's the front page of the Washington Times for May 15th, 101 years ago today.

President Taft at the baseball game in 1912

Here is a nice series of photos of our newest racing president, William Howard Taft.

Washington Times - March 1st, 1913

One hundred years ago today, exactly at 2:15 p.m. (when we published this post), Captain A.H. Rostron was awarded a Congressional Medal in the  East Room of the White House. President Taft (in the fin...

This post went up at exactly 8 a.m. this morning local time, which is twelve noon Greenwich Mean Time. Exactly 100 years ago at this very moment, on April 12th, 1912, the Titanic set off from Southamp...