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Photo Essay: Nancy Reagan's Life in Photos

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Photo: Courtesy Superior View Photography

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Nancy’s mother marries Dr. Loyal Davis, a respected neurosurgeon. Nancy joins the couple in Chicago and begins to lead a more privileged life. When she goes off to summer camp, she writes home to her new stepfather: “Will you please tell mother that I wove a rug for the guest bathroom? How do you like my book plates I made? I hope you like them.”

Photo Essay

Photo Essay