: An engraved portrait of Woodrow Wilson. Thomas Woodrow Wilson was born in Virginia in 1856. He received a doctorate and worked as a professor in various institutions, including, most famously, Princeton University in 1890. After twelve years on staff he became the president of the university, and under his leadership Princeton became one of the top universities in the country.
After Princeton, he ran for president as a Democrat and won the election. Woodrow Wilson served two terms as the 28th president of the United States from 1913 to 1921. He successfully guided the United State during the First World War, proposed the League of Nations, and was a proponent of the Treaty of Versailles . View on Ohio Memory.
: AL04078 Subjects
: Presidents--United States; Ohio History--Presidents and Politics; Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 Places
: Woodrow Wilson portrait