Dwight D. Eisenhower and the West
Timothy Rives explained how Dwight D. Eisenhower’s western upbringing influenced his personal code of behavior and his actions as a military and political leader. The 34th president was born in 1890, the year that the U.S. government declared the American frontier closed. Mr. Rives is deputy director and supervisory archivist at the Dwight D. Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene, Kansas. close
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