In this election year, we look back at the political career of Buffalo attorney, Edwin F. Jaeckle, including his long-time association with Thomas E. Dewey.
The full content is available in the Fall 2016 Issue.
A subscriber provides an additional anecdote about the vice president's visit to Buffalo, shortly before ascending to the Oval Office.
When Vice President Harry Truman sat down to lunch with a group of friends and supporters in Buffalo, few could have predicted the changes looming in his immediate future.
Ignoring the cries for human rights and basic human decency, President Millard Fillmore opted to support the Fugitive Slave Act in an attempt to prevent civil war and preserve the Union.