Monday, March 31, 2014

Fact of the Day: Mountain Anthony

Before Mt. Rushmore was completed, there was an idea to put Susan B. Anthony with the four U.S. Presidents. First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt supported the idea, but Congress failed to approve it. 

17 comments:

  1. Thanks for sharing the information!

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  2. Really interesting ^^

    xoxo
    www.its-dash.com

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  3. Wonder why congress rejected that!

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  4. Oh, that's too bad. A woman there would have been great.

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  5. Probably the same old reasons why not

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  6. It would have been a great idea, too bad.

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  7. never heard of her. who is she?

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  8. I think she'd look awkward up there.

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  9. I would love to see a female up there - too bad.

    Have a great week,
    -Kati

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  10. Maybe today it wouldn´t have happened but in the past...women wasn´t take into consideration. Kisses:)

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    1. Same here! Maybe they didn't approve it because she wasn't a president?

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  12. Hmmm, now I wonder - was it because she was a woman, or because she wasn't a president?

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  13. That would have been so cool! Thank you for stopping by my blog :)

    xxx
    E from Helsinki, Finland
    http://dragonflyelisabeth.blogspot.fi/

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  14. How neat it would have been to see a lady up there!

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