William Howard Taft

26th President: 1909-1913

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Birth: September 15, 1857 at Cincinnati, Ohio

Photographs of Taft Birthplace

Cincinnati, Ohio website

Death: March 8, 1930 at Washington, D.C.

Photographs of Taft Gravesite - Arlington County, Virginia

Biographies

White House biography

Biography from infoplease.com

Biography from the University of Groningen

Biography from the Supreme Court Historical Society

Books

William Howard Taft : Twenty-Seventh President of the United States

Lost at the White House : A 1909 Easter Story

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Cabinet/Staff

List by infoplease.com

Election Results/Presidential Campaign

1908

Opponents: William Jennings Bryan (D)

Election

1912

Opponent: Woodrow Wilson (D), Theodore Roosevelt (BM)

Election

1908 & 1912 Campaign and Election History

Taft campaign buttons and other memorabilia

Events during Taft’s administration and lifetime

Outline of events during Taft’s administration

Governor of the Philippines

Nomination to Supreme Court

Supreme Court Tenure

First lady and family

Helen Taft biography from the White House

Pictures of Helen Taft from the Library of Congress

Brother – Charles P. Taft

Son – Robert A. Taft

Grandson – Robert Taft, Jr.

Great-grandson – Bob Taft

Genealogy

Brian Tompsett’s US President genealogy page

Miscellaneous

William Howard Taft page from C-SPAN

Taft Summer White House web site

Taft Bathtub

Taft and baseball history

Quotes

National Historic Sites/State Historic Sites/Landmarks/Places to Visit

William Howard Taft National Historic Site – Cincinnati, Ohio

Gravesite at Arlington National Cemetery – Arlington County, Virginia

Pictures/Portraits

Pictures from the Library of Congress

Portrait from C-SPAN

Photograph of Taft on a Water Buffalo

Speeches/Papers/Publications

Inaugural Addresses, State of the Union speeches, and other documents

Inaugural Address and background from Bartelby.com

Trivia

Trivia from The Presidential Facts Page

Vice President

James S. Sherman biography

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