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James Monroe: A Resource Guide

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James Monroe, L.L.D., President of the United States
James Monroe, L.L.D., President of the United States / painted by C.B. King ; engraved by Goodman & Piggot.
1 print : stipple engraving.
Philada. (Philadelphia) : W.H. Morgan, 1817 Dec. 15th.
Prints & Photographs Division.
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American President: An Online Reference Resource

The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University of Virginia presents essays about Monroe and his life before, during, and after his presidential terms. It additionally provides biographical information about the cabinet officials that served in his administration, as well as a selected bibliography and information on Monroe's private and public papers.

Ash Lawn-Highland

James Monroe and his wife, Elizabeth Kortright Monroe, owned Ash Lawn-Highland from 1793 to 1826 and made it their official residence from 1799 to 1823. This site contains a brief biography of Monroe, a timeline, and a short essay concerning his views on slavery. It also contains information on visiting the estate and a virtual tour.

James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library

The James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library is the largest repository in the country of artifacts and documents related to the fifth president of the United States. This site offers information on the life and times of James Monroe for teachers and students.

POTUS: James Monroe

The Internet Public Library's POTUS Web site provides background information, election results, a list of cabinet members, notable events, and some points of interest on each of the presidents. Links to biographies, historical documents, and other presidential sites are also included.

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