John Glenn. All Americans know the name. Marine, combat and test pilot, astronaut, first American to orbit the earth, politician and statesman, United States Senator from his home state of Ohio. But what most Americans don’t know…or don’t remember, is that John Glenn was came close to being our Vice President. In the summer of 1976, Democratic […]
Celebrating President Carter’s 93rd birthday on October 1,2017 at CameraWork Gallery in Portland Oregon with the opening of “Jimmy Carter – Photographs 1970-2010 -a month long exhibition of platinum prints from the book.
Forty years ago tonight, President-elect Jimmy Carter put the finishing touches on his inaugural speech. He was quiet and reflective as he sat at a desk at Blair House looking across to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. At his side was Zbigniew Brzezinski, his Polish-born National Security Advisor, who assisted Carter in drafting the speech. Brzezinski suggested and added […]