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President Obama started with one Oval Office phone. In his second term he had a second phone, like several predecessors. The first President Bush had three; his son had just one.
#34: President Eisenhower's 300-series phone
#35: President Kennedy's Call Director phone
#35: JFK's Call Director plus no-dial "hot line" phone
#36: President Johnson's Call Director
#36: Sec'y of Defense McNamara with LBJ and giant Call Director
#36: LBJ's desk with 6-button phone plus giant Call Director
#37: President Nixon's 6-button phone with separate signalling buttons
#37: Nixon with H. R. Haldeman and 6-button phone
#38: President Ford's 6-button phone
#39: President Carter's Call Director
#40: President Reagan's Call Director
#41: President G. H. W. Bush's Call Director
#41: President G. H. W. Bush's three Oval Office phones
#42: President & Mrs. Clinton
#43: President George W. Bush
#43: Dubya with a different phone
#44: President Barack Obama
#44: another view of the Obama phone
#44: Obama with two phones and a foot on his desk
#45: Trump with two Cisco phones—probably made in China
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