• Saxton House at First Ladies National Historic Site

    First Ladies

    National Historic Site Ohio

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    Please note that the site will be closed all day on Sunday, July 17th and open at noon on Sunday, July August 1st. These temporary closures will ensure visitor safety during local Pro Football Hall of Fame enshrinement festival activities. Thank you.

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Did You Know?

Portrait of Letitia Tyler.

John Tyler became President following the death of President Harrison, putting Letitia Christian Tyler unexpectedly in the role of First Lady. Confined to a wheelchair and with seven children, she tended more to family matters than administrative until her death two years into her husband's term.