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News - February 18, 2011

Preserving presidential history

Manuscripts, mementoes of national leaders are on display this holiday weekend

by Karla Kane

Joe Baldwin's experience with U.S. presidents started early. On a cold and rainy March 4, 1933, his parents brought him to Franklin Roosevelt's first inaugural parade.

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Editorial Assistant Karla Kane can be e-mailed at What: Presidential Autograph Exhibition: an exhibit of original autographs and documents from all 44 U.S. presidents When: Sunday, Feb. 20, and Monday, Feb. 21, from noon to 4 p.m. Where: All Saints Episcopal Church Parish Hall, 555 Waverley St., Palo Alto Cost: Free


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