WHY BUY THIS? Because this is the iconic photo of Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon prior to the Watergate scandal. You can learn the Story Behind the Famous Photo of Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon. According to the article, “When Presley had showed up that morning at the White House — decked out in a purple velvet suit, a gold belt and a Colt. 45 pistol — he came bearing a personal letter to the President explaining his reasons. “I have done an in-depth study of drug abuse and Communist brainwashing techniques and I am right in the middle of the whole thing where I can and will do the most good,” the 35-year-old singer wrote in the letter, which noted that young people see him as one of them, thus making him the perfect person to help fight the war on illegal drugs. “I would love to meet you just to say hello if you’re not too busy.”
Here is another version of the Elvis and Nixon Photo in the Oval Office with Delbert Sonny West and Jerry Schilling. You can also take a look at the Joe Namath and Ann Margret Photo for your basement bar area. Otherwise, you can consider this vintage Johnny Cash and Elvis concert poster.