Teapot dome scandal

The administration of Warren G. Harding, the 29th US president, was one of the most corrupt ever. It included the infamous Teapot Dome bribery scandal. Harding was a newspaper publisher whom one admirer promoted for the nomination because 'he looked like a president.' Harding died of a heart attack in office in 1923. Rumors at the time claimed he had either killed himself or was poisoned by his wife.

The administration of Warren G. Harding, the 29th US president, was one of the most corrupt ever. It included the infamous Teapot Dome bribery scandal. Harding was a newspaper publisher whom one admirer promoted for the nomination because 'he looked like a president.' Harding died of a heart attack in office in 1923. Rumors at the time claimed he had either killed himself or was poisoned by his wife.

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Teapot Rock viewed from the south. The Teapot Dome oil fields are located north of the rock to the right.

Teapot Dome scandal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The scandal that embroiled Lady Grantham's brother.

Don't miss the historic Teapot Dome Service Station located in Zillah, Washington. This teapot shaped landmark was originally built in 1922 and was inspired by the Harding Administration Teapot Dome Scandal. Over the years it has served as a gas station and is now home to Zillah’s Visitor Center. (Photo by Rick Williams) Yakima Valley

Don't miss the historic Teapot Dome Service Station located in Zillah, Washington. This teapot shaped landmark was originally built in 1922 and was inspired by the Harding Administration Teapot Dome Scandal. Over the years it has served as a gas station and is now home to Zillah’s Visitor Center. (Photo by Rick Williams) Yakima Valley

Teapot Dome scandal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Although there is no marked trail, the Teapot Dome hike is perfect for a short springtime getaway.

Oil Stories and Histories: Scandal: A Short History of the Teapot Dome Affair

Oil Stories and Histories: Scandal: A Short History of the Teapot Dome Affair

Time line of Teapot Dome scandal prior to Oct. 1927

Found in Santa Ana Register in Santa Ana, California on Tue, Oct Time line of Teapot Dome scandal prior to Oct.

The Teapot Dome Scandal was in the 1920's because there was a secret leasing in the oil reserves by the secretary of interior.

The Teapot Dome Scandal was in the because there was a secret leasing in the oil reserves by the secretary of interior.

Warren G. Harding (far left) with his Cabinet, including Albert Fall (2nd from right) who perpetrated the Teapot Dome scandal, 1921. (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)

Warren G. Harding (far left) with his Cabinet, including Albert Fall from right) who perpetrated the Teapot Dome scandal, (Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division)

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