Brooklin School’s living wax museum
Cameron Torrey as Franklin Pierce
Cameron Torrey, a seventh-grader, as Franklin Pierce, discusses the impact of his presidency with visitors and, at rear, teacher Rebecca Turner.
Seeta John portrayed Abigail Powers
Eighth-grader Seeta John portrayed Abigail Powers, the first “to keep her job after becoming first lady,” said John.
Allen van Reidsen and Charlie Adkins
From left, Allen van Reidsen became Ulysses B. Grant, and Charlie Adkins, Rutherford B. Hayes at Brooklin School's presidential wax museum.
Graham Grant chose to portray Martin Van Buren
Eighth-grader Graham Grant chose to portray Martin Van Buren “because of his hair,” he said at Brooklin School’s presidential wax museum on January 25.
Crystal Forget chose to portray Louisa Adams
Crystal Forget, a sixth-grader, chose to portray Louisa Adams. The hardest part “was probably getting the real information,” she said.
Leigh Brooks stays in character as Harriet Lane
Leigh Brooks stays in character as Harriet Lane, niece to James Buchanan.