Monthly Archive: May 2014

Harry Truman Throws Out First Pitch 1947

April 18, 1947. Photograph of President Truman throwing out the first ball of the 1947 baseball season at Washington’s Griffith Stadium, as Fleet Admiral Willam Leahy, Washington owner Clark Griffith, Washington manager Ossie Bluege, and New York Yankees manager Bucky Harris look on.

John F. Kennedy’s Private Golf Bag

John F. Kennedy’s affection for the game of golf  is truly legendary. This  unique item was old 2012 to a private collector.  The bag was originally offered for sale for $75,000.  The history of this golf bag is well documented. It was given to …

President George Bush – A Tough Day At Golf

A Tough Day At Golf. Candid photograph by CBS Cameraman and white house press corp member Chuck Violette. This item is part of a collection that was displayed at the Presidential Museum in Virginia until the closing of the museum. Chuck Violette, the founder …