External Web Sites
President: An Online Reference Resource
The Miller Center of Public Affairs at the University
of Virginia presents essays about John Tyler and his life
before, during, and after his presidential terms. It additionally
provides biographical information about the cabinet officials
who served in his administration, as well as a selected
bibliography and information on Tyler's private
and public papers.
Directory of the United States Congress: John Tyler
This publication contains a short biography of every member
of Congress from 1774 to the present, including John
It also provides a selected
bibliography and a listing of research
collections related to Tyler.
The Internet Public Library's POTUS (Presidents of the
United States) Web site provides background information,
election results, a list of cabinet members, and notable
events for each president. Links to biographies, historical
documents, and other presidential sites also are included.
Sherwood Forest Plantation
Sherwood Forest Plantation was the home of John Tyler
from 1842 until his death in 1862. This site contains information
about the house, including a virtual
tour. It also provides the genealogy
of John Tyler and his descendants.
States Senate: John Tyler, Tenth Vice President
The Senate Historical Office presents a biographical article
on John Tyler that examines his early years and