Another (Double) Coolidge First

While I did remark in an earlier post on Grace Goodhue Coolidge being the first “Greek lettered” First Lady, who proudly wore her Pi Beta Phi pin while being painted by Howard Christie Chandler for the official White House portrait, this excellent post on Fran Becque’s fraternity/sorority-themed blog gives a lot more detail and is highly recommended.

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