National Trust for Historic Preservation

President Wilson imagined the world at peace and proposed a plan for achieving that vision.  Nearly a century later, President Wilson’s challenge remains unfulfilled.

The President Woodrow Wilson House gives a special glimpse into the private life of Woodrow Wilson while preserving his important legacy for future generations. After serving as the twenty-eighth President of the United States, where he led the nation through World War I, won the Nobel Peace Prize and created the League of Nations, Woodrow Wilson moved to S Street in 1921 to reflect on his career as educator, president and world statesman.

 

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Associate Manager and Curator Stephanie Daugherty gave a tour to C-SPAN 3 of the “Images of the Great War: The European Offensives- 1914-1916, World War I Prints and Drawings from the Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection, Brown University Library” exhibition. This 30-minute segment was filmed as a part of the American Artifacts programming on
C-SPAN.
The airing of this segment coincides with the last few weeks of the exhibition, which closes on Sunday, November 9th. This is a great opportunity to learn more about the pieces in the exhibition from the curator herself.

 

 

 

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Current Newsletter:2014 Summer WWH
Archived Newsletters:  2014 Spring WWH 
2014 Winter WWH
2013 Autumn WWH

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Events to remember at Woodlawn

Donations to the Woodrow Wilson House help us to achieve our mission of preserving the Woodrow Wilson House and educating the public about the history and legacy of our 28th President.

Woodrow Wilson House

Explore the history of the Woodrow Wilson House, home to President and Mrs. Wilson. Photo by Todd A. Smith Photography