Give Me a Break: Presidential Vacations

By Jane Hwang And Emma Fidel - 2013-08-10T00:28:48Z

Photograph by Bettmann/Corbis

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Life on the Mississippi

Jimmy Carter and his wife Rosalynn relax aboard the Delta Queen riverboat on Aug. 20, 1979, after it steamed away from Dubuque, Iowa, on a working vacation down the great river. The 444-day Iran hostage crisis would begin on Nov. 4.