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Zachary Taylor's Presidency
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Who was Zachary Taylor besides 12th U.S. President? Uncover his military career, political beliefs and surprising role in the expansion of slavery.
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These U.S. first ladies made their mark during their stays at the White House.
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It may not have been home to the president until 1800 or even called the White House until 1901, but it remains a symbol of freedom and democracy throughout the world.
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The Oval Office has been filled with extraordinary presidents, but did you know about these not-so-famous firsts?
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Margaret Taylor was an American first lady and wife of Zachary Taylor, the 12th president of the United States.Go
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