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President of the United States: Selected Resources: Presidential Biographies and Libraries

Last Updated: Oct 11, 2018 6:12 PM

Presidential Biographies and Libraries


Presidential Libraries and Museums

  • Burton, Dennis.  A Guide to Manuscripts in the Presidential Libraries.  1985.  CD 3029.82 B87 1985
    Links to the official sites of Presidential Libraries from Herbert Hoover to the previous administration.

  • Presidential Preview
    The Library of Congress is embarking on digitizing and placing online several of the manuscripts from the papers of the 23 presidents held by the Manuscript Division of the Library of Congress. The site includes of photos and manuscripts.

  • Presidential Sites Resources
    Links to biographies of each President as well as Presidential estates, libraries, and archives.

Featured Resources

American Presidency Project -  "The American Presidency Project (APP), non-profit and non-partisan, is the leading source of presidential documents on the internet. Our archives contain 118,040 documents and are growing rapidly." (intro to site)


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