are the histories and times of the presidents of the United
Menu of Links to Individual
If you're looking for information on a specific U.S.
president, use this handy drop-down menu to go to that page
Presidential Inaugural Addresses
Some of what historians consider the best inaugural addresses have come during trying times in the nation's history.
The 2008 Presidential Election
Follows the election from its beginnings (primaries and caucuses) through the conventions and to the general election day
American Presidents throughout the history of the country have had pets. This goes all the way back to George Washington, who owned several dogs, a donkey, and a horse.
Smithsonian's Guide to U.S. Presidents
Smithsonian for Kids gives you a run-down of each president, including portraits and fun facts. Check it out!
Your direct link to the President of the United States! This
site has LOADS of information, on tours, history, just for
kids and more!
Election History from
Wonderful resource for that report or class project on
presidential elections. This site goes beyond the winner and
the loser and tells you everyone who ever got Electoral
votes. You can even find out where the Democratic and
Republican conventions were for every election and read some
quotes from speeches at those conventions.
Geographic's Inside the White
Join the folks at National Geographic for an insider's view
of the White House! Go behind the scenes and find out whose
pictures are on the wall, what kind of dishes the First
Family uses, and more.
This exciting site has resources about the presidency
itself, past and present presidents, and even a presidential
election simulation, called "The War Room." Check it
Find out the location and contents of the libraries of
The inauguration is just the beginning of a president's
term. See items from history and how they tell more about
the president himself.
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