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Will Swift

Originally posted August 2004

The Roosevelts and the Royals

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Visits to the U.S. by British royals are commonplace today, but in 1939 it was huge news that King George and Queen Elizabeth were coming to Washington, D.C., and Hyde Park, New York. Historian Will Swift explores the precedent-setting visit, in all its protocol and political implications.

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