Visitors Wait For Hours to Shake President Coolidge’s Hand

Times sure were different. Check out this photo of a massive crowd pushing their way into the White House. They’re all waiting just to shake the hand of President Calvin Coolidge.

Visitors waiting in line to shake hands with the President (circa 1921)
Visitors waiting in line to shake hands with the President (circa 1921)
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