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100 years ago this month…

11/18/2009 6:40 AM by

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In November 1909, President William Howard Taft visited Richmond and St.John’s (pictured above with Governor Swanson of Virginia [right], and to the left John Satterfield [Board of Alderman] and John Bliley of the Common Council [with flower]).

Photo from Fifty Years in Richmond, published in 1948 by the Valentine Museum (though the book is “copyright 1948 Miller & Rhodes, Inc”).


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