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United States Presidents: The United States Presidents

A guide to library and internet resources on the United States Presidents.

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Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States

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The Electoral College

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Centennial Library: Books on the U.S. Presidents

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The resources on this page contain materials available through the Centennial Library, and web resources as well.

Web Resources

John F. Kennedy, 35th President of the United States

American Presidents: Life Portraits - video tours, gravesite information, and much more, as provided by C-SPAN television. Click on the drop-down box at the top of the screen to select the president you would like more information on.

The American Presidency Project - established in 1999 as a collaboration between John Woolley and Gerhard Peters at the University of California, Santa Barbara. These archives contain 88,496 documents related to the study of the Presidency.

Historical Documents Online - provided by the National Archives, you can find various types of documents from several 20th century presidents, including Herbert Hoover, John F. Kennedy, Gerald Ford, and Ronald Reagan.

Library of Congress Resource Guides - the presidential resource guides compile digital materials that are available throughout the Library’s Web site.

POTUS - Presidents of the United States - a general reference site provided by the Internet Public Library.

The Presidents | The White House - information on every United States President, as provided by the White House official Web site.

Presidential Speech Archive - "The Scripps Library, through cooperation with various presidential libraries, has been collecting some of the most important presidential speeches in American history. These speeches all have transcripts, and some are available in their entirety in audio or video."


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Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States.

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