Joan Montgomery had a Queen-like presence which many students at PLC noted and spoke about. Kim Rubenstein’s forthcoming book The Vetting of Wisdom: Joan Montgomery and the Fight for PLC explores this likeness of Joan to the Queen.
A chance viewing of an exhibition on American first ladies inspired Kim Rubenstein to write about her PLC school principal Joan Montgomery […]
On December 7, 1941, first lady Eleanor Roosevelt talked about the surprise attack on Pearl Harbour at the beginning of her regularly-scheduled weekly radio program on NBC. […]
Favoured by the great majority of the three denominations, the union, however, left behind powerful remnants in the Presbyterian Church who wished to continue as before. What is more, they were determined to fight and take what they believed to be theirs. […]