The U.S. Presidency : Important Facts

How Stuff Works: How the U.S. Presidency Works: Information about: How the U. S. President Works, the Constitutional Requirements of the President, Evolution of the U.S. Presidency, The President and Other Branches of Government, The U.S. President as Chief Executive, The U.S. President as Commander and Chief

How Stuff Works: How Much Does the U.S. President Get Paid? How much does the U.S. president get paid? AND Salaries of Federal Employees

Biographical Information about the U.S. Presidents

American President: An Online Reference Resource: An EXCELLENT website dedicated to the presidents, the presidency; includes information on first ladies as well

American Presidents: Life Portraits: Biographical facts, Key events of each presidency, Presidential places; Contains a complete video archive (videos must be downloaded for viewing) of all American Presidents: Life Portraits programming, plus additional resources Videos: The United States Presidents

Internet Public Library: U.S. Presidents: Photographs, facts and important information; Links to information about each president

Presidents Sites: Specific Presidents: A site which lists each president and provides links to information about that president

U.S. :.Created in 2013 to honor the 43 Americans who have served as President of the United States. Provides factual information on each of the presidents in a straightforward and entertaining fashion, it is our goal that all visitors to this site will take away an increased appreciation and respect for the men who have served the United States through its highest office. America, not what's wrong with it; Great photographs of each president as well!

The White house: Presidents of the United States: A biographical sketch of each; photograph of each and more

Biographies of the First Ladies of the United States

The White House - First Ladies Learn more about America's First Ladies.

National First Ladies Library: A national archive devoted to educating people about the contributions of First Ladies and other notable women in history

First Lady of the United States: Origins of the title, Role of the First Lady, Office of the First Lady, First Ladies of the United States

First Ladies of the United States Picture: Pictures, portraits, and photographs of America's First Ladies

Presidential Document Archives

Compilation of Presidential Documents/a>: Historical information and text from State of the Union Messages, Inaugural Addresses, Radio

Addresses, Fireside Chats, Press Conferences, Executive Orders, Proclamations, Signing Statements, Press Briefings, Statements of Administration Policy, Debates, Convention Speeches

Facts about U.S. Presidential Elections

Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections: Atlas of U.S. Presidential Elections gives facts about the last presidential election

Video: Presidential Election Facts

United States Presidential Election: Historical facts about past elections U.S. Presidential Elections: History of Presidential Elections, How Elections Work, Nominations, Election History by State, Conventions, Campaigns, Disputed Elections, Electoral Votes of States, Party Identity, Election 2008, Why the Electoral College? Financing- EXCELLENT!

Facts about Gifts Given to the Presidents of the United States

Tokens and Treasures - Gifts to Presidents: Presidential Gifts from foreign leaders continue a rich diplomatic tradition of exchange between heads of state; those from citizens, both Americans and others, This online exhibit is adapted from "Tokens and Treasures," an exhibit formerly on display in the Rotunda of the National Archives Building in Washington, DC; Showcases over 200 gifts sent to Presidents Hoover through Clinton

Locations of Presidential Grave Sites

Gravesites of U.S. Presidents

Facts about Presidential Inaugurations

Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States: From George Washington to Barack Obama

Video: 5 Surprising Facts About U.S. Presidential Inaugurations

Presidential Inaugurations: Words and Images

Information about the Presidential Libraries in the United States

Presidential Libraries: A COMPLETE listing of the Presidential Libraries; Learn about Presidential Libraries

Listing of Presidential Libraries: Links to the libraries with facts about the president, the library name, the location, and images

Information about the Powers of the President

History Learning Site: What Powers Does the American President Have?

Presidential Powers: Information about what powers the President of the United States has.

The Powers of the President: Concise information

Important Presidential Timelines

Guide to Presidents Timeline: Information on every president's birthplace, political party, term of office, and more

Time Line of Presidents and First Ladies: Each president and first lady is listed chronologically according to the president's term(s) in office; A timeline and photographs of past Presidents and First Ladies (More than one photograph per President and First Lady ; photographs can be enlarged)

Timeline of Presidents of the United States from Wikipedia: Presidential biography, When the he took and left office, his political party, his vice president, and the number of terms he served

Presidential Trivia Quizzes

PeopleQuiz Trivia: Trivia Quizzes about the U.S. Presidents: How well do you know the presidents both past and present? Find out with these trivia questions!

Facts about the Presidential White House

Video: Inside the White House

The White House Historical Association: A GREAT site about the White House!

Qualifications to Become a Presidential Candidate

Qualifications to Run for President of the United States

Which U.S. Presidents are Found on U.S. Dollars and Coins?

Presidential Dollars - The Facts About the New U.S. Presidents Dollar Coin

Presidents on Money

Wikipedia: Presidents: Who's on Your Money?

What U.S. Presidents are Found on U.S. Stamps?

: Find information about stamps of the USA where US presidents are pictured

U.S. Presidents on Stamps: A picture of the stamp and a quote from each president

U.S. Presidents: Biographies and Facts

Interesting Facts about the U.S. Presidents

*The President is the chief executive or head of the executive branch of the United States and has seven major roles.

*The President must share power with two other branches of government: the legislative branch (Congress), and the judicial branch (U.S. Supreme Court).

According the the United States Constitution the vice-president has two major duties: To take over as president if the president dies, resigns, or is removed from office, and to cast a deciding vote in the Senate if there is a tie over an issue.

*John F. Kennedy was the youngest man (age 43) to be elected President of the United States, and the youngest president to die in office.

*Ronald Reagan was the oldest man (age 69) to be elected President of the United States.

*Several presidents died while in office: William Henry Harrison, Zachary Taylor, Abraham Lincoln, James Garfield, William McKinley, Warren G. Harding, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and John F. Kennedy.

Many presidents have their pictures on U.S. paper money, U.S. Coins, and U.S. postage stamps.

American History Calendar

American History Calendar: A calendar site showing American history in a unique way: through a user-friendly web calendar. Birthdays of important people in American history and important events in American history can be viewed; interactive - browse through it and display details on a specific person or event. A printer friendly version of the calendar is also available.

American History Museum

Smithsonian National Museum of American History Search Engine: Discover history through objects, photographs, interactive timelines: Complete archived collections - excellent!

The History Channel

The History Channel: Each month the History Channel takes new explorations into the past and puts them on display for you, utilizing state-of-the-art interactive technology; listen to speeches drawn from the most famous broadcasts and recordings of the Twentieth Century. The History Channel Time Machine brings you to a different speech every day; trivia quiz; fact of the day; games.

U.S. History Images

U.S. History Images: What better way to learn about and appreciate the history of the United States than through viewing the illustrations of artists from the last century and a half! The images are all in the public domain and are free for anyone to use in any way after viewing the Terms of Use. This website is a work in progress and new images are always being added. Present topics for images include: Life in the Colonies, Colonial Patriots, Native Americans, Native American Culture, The Age of Exploration, and Explorers

Educational American History Powerpoints

Educational American History Videos

Reference Sites to Help in Your Research

American Memory Learning Page of the Library of Congress: Historical collections of photographs, documents, motion pictures, and sound recordings about American culture and history - SEARCHABLE by keyword

Biographies of Famous People Both Past and Present: - SEARCHABLE by keyword

The Biographic Dictionary: Covers more than 33,000 notable men and women who have shaped our world from ancient times to the present day- SEARCHABLE by keyword

Encyclopedia Smithsonian: Encyclopedia Smithsonian features answers to frequently asked questions about the Smithsonian and links to Smithsonian resources from A to Z

Information Please: On-Line Dictionary; Encyclopedia; Almanac, and MORE

Who2: Find famous people biographies fast! This site also lists links to more information about each person. - SEARCHABLE by keyword's United States Presidents Homework Help Resource Page provides the best available facts about every United States President, as well as the Histories of Presidents on Stamps, Presidents on Coins, Presidents on Money, Presidential Gifts, Presidential Inaugural Addresses, Presidential Gravesites, First Ladies, History of the White House, Presidential Libraries, Presidential Elections, and the Qualifications to Run for President of the United States.

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