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President Warren Harding and wife Florence, Seattle, July 27, 1923

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President Warren Harding and wife Florence, Seattle, July 27, 1923President Warren Harding and wife Florence, Seattle, July 27, 1923 Caption on image: President and Mrs. Warren G. Harding at Seattle Press Club July 27th 1923. Photo by Frank H. Nowell. President Harding visited Seattle on a tour that included Alaska, Vancouver, British Columbia, and Seattle. The plan had been to include a speech at Portland, Oregon and San Francisco. While in Seattle, after giving a speech at the University of Washington Stadium, the President continued south, canceling his speech in Portland. After arriving in San Francisco, the President's health failed and he died on August 2nd, 1923, less than a week after his last public speaking engagement in Seattle. Photographer: Frank H. Nowell Image Date: July 27, 1923 Image Number:SHS12098 To order a reproduction or to inquire about permissions contact us on our website or phone us at 206-324-1126. Please refer to the Image Number and provide a brief description of the photograph.

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