President Harding speaking from Governor Bone’s mansion during a trip to Juneau in 1923. While in Alaska, Harding encouraged the populization and development of the territory. His schedule was physically demanding and on his return trip through California, he developed a respiratory illness and died in San Francisco.
Posted August 21, 2012 12:02 am - Updated August 21, 2012 12:02 am
Photo: President Harding visits Juneau
President Harding's visit to Juneau, 1923. President Harding speaking from Governor Bone's mansion, Juneau, Alaska.