November 15, 2018

Today in History: Florence Kling Harding

The Ogden standard-examiner., March 06, 1921
Today in History–August 15–the Library of Congress features Florence Kling Harding, born on this date in 1860. An ardent support of woman suffrage, Kling Harding was the first first lady to have the right to cast a ballot for her husband (Warren G.). Kling Harding was also an adept business woman and brought a professional identity to the role of First Lady. Learn more about this remarkable woman whom President Harding referred to as his boss by visiting the Today in History section and clicking the links below.

Florence Harding image set

Florence Harding historical newspaper coverage

Primary Source Learning: Women in the White House

Presidential Spotlight: Warren G. Harding

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