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Day: August 30, 2017

Henry Clay – Lexington, Kentucky

Henry Clay was perhaps the most consequential mid nineteenth-century diplomat and politician who was not a United States president.   He served as Speaker of the House, Secretary of State […]

Martin Van Buren – Kinderhook, New York

Martin Van Buren was America’s eighth POTUS, serving after Andrew Jackson’s two terms from 1837 – 1841.  Van Buren was Jackson’s Secretary of State in his first administration and his […]