The American Experience:
The Presidents - A collection of research developed for the PBS television
series. Includes a review of all 20th century chief executives, a collection
of Presidential quotes, links to related sites, a comprehensive collection
of primary source materials, and a teachers' guide.
Blog - This is an excellent blog featuring US presidential sites.
Presidency: A Glorious Burden - Official exhibit site of the Smithsonian's
National Museum of American History. Traces the history and culture of
the presidency from 1789 through 2000.
The American President -
Official site for the PBS series includes presidential biographies, historical
documents, essays, an overview of the election process, a campaign simulation
game, and related lesson plans.
American Presidents: Life
Portraits - Site complements CSPAN television series of the same name.
Includes brief facts about each president, plus video clips from the series.
Character in Time: The U.S. Presidents
Project seeks to produce quality one-act plays that capture the character
of each President. Site includes synopsis of each play, along with profiles
of the playwrights involved in the project.
Visits to the gravesites of the U.S. Presidents, with links for more information
on their lives.
This site focus on Jenna and Barbara Bush, but covers other First Families
First Ten Presidents
Information and links about the first ten leaders of the United States.
Getting the Message Out -
An exhibition examining the national popular political culture in the antebellum
United States through campaign materials from presidential campaigns from
1840-1860. Site includes histories, biographies, and primary source material
such as campaign biographies and campaign songbooks, as well as song recordings,
images, and teachers' guide.
The American Presidency - A history of presidents, the presidency,
politics and related subjects. Includes biographies for every president.
The Hall of Forgotten
Presidents - Arthur, Tyler, and Polk are identified and chronicled
as forgotten, yet important, Presidents.
Hall of Presidents -
Portraits and brief descriptions of presidents. Quicktime VR virtual tour
available. Part of the Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery.
Buff: The Presidents of the United States of America - Features portraits,
biographical sketches, trivia, inaugural addresses, and links to related
History of Camp David
A look at the history of Camp David, the mountain retreat of U.S. presidents
from Franklin D. Roosevelt through George W. Bush.
Impeachment - Explains how crimes and misdemeanors in the White House
are dealt with. Includes detailed information on Watergate and the Starr
Tour - Identifies U.S. Presidents who were Masons. Includes a portrait
of each, along with his signature and a record of his Masonic career.
Medical History of
American Presidents - Tabulates the little-known illnesses of America's
chief executives. Copiously referenced.
Learning & Research: President of the United States - Encarta Encyclopedia
article gives overview of highest government position.
Drama: Conventions, Campaigns, Candidates - Anecdotal history of American
presidential campaigns, conventions and inaugurations, with six chapters
about the development and use of political cartoons in presidential politics.
of the Presidents and First Ladies - Find pictorial records of the
first families from the Library of Congress Prints and Photograph Division.
4President - Guide to the Presidency
from 4anything.com. The lives, issues, and legacies of the Presidents.Includes
text of Inaugural Addresses.
Presidential Exploration - The Oval Office - ThinkQuest site provides
fast facts about the men who have occupied the Oval Office, as well as
in-depth looks at their administrations.
A comprehensive collection of photographs, biographies, quizzes, and trivia
Presidential Gravesites and
Homes - A personal photo collection of the homes and gravesites of
the Presidents of the United States.
Presidents - Index
contains biographies, sketches, writings, and speeches.
and First Ladies - Original articles, discussions, answer to questions,
and links to other sites on the subject of presidents, vice-presidents,
and first ladies.
Presidents of the United States
Background information, election results, cabinet members, notable events,
and some points of interest on each of the presidents. Links to biographies,
historical documents, audio and video files, and other presidential sites
are also included to enrich this site.
Presidents of the United
States - Includes information about U.S. Presidents, including biographies,
campaign histories, trivia, genealogy, and museums.
of the United States - Short history of the U.S. Presidency, along
with biographical sketches and portraits of all the presidents to date.
From the official White House site.
Archive of facts about the lives of the Presidents, their accomplishments,
and the events surrounding their presidencies.
Public Papers of
the Presidents - Material compiled and published by the Office of the
Federal Register, National Archives and Records Administration.
The Tennessee President's Trust
Contains historical information on all U.S. Presidents with a focus on
those from Tennessee as well as a directory of presidential resources on
Trivia One - Interesting
and unusual facts about United States Presidents, in the form of a trivia
Presidents and the Presidency - Tells about the office of president,
the history of the presidency, and the office of vice president. Includes
portraits of first ladies and interactive quizzes. From the publishers
of World Book Encyclopedia.
U.S. Presidents: Lists and
Records - Collection of presidential facts and trivia in list form.
Voting Booth - Choose from 53 people in Pick A President.
Voices of The Presidents
Sound files of the last 20 Presidents.