John Tyler: A Resource Guide
Amazing Americans: John Tyler
Designed for elementary and middle school students,
America's Library provides a variety of stories related
to John Tyler, including information on Tyler's assuming
the presidency following the death of William Henry
Harrison, his allegiance
to the South, and his role in the Whig
Division Finding Aids Online
A finding aid for additions to the John
in the Library of Congress Manuscript Division.
& Photographs Online Catalog (PPOC)
Search PPOC using the subject heading Tyler,
John,--1790-1862 to find
digital images related to Tyler such as prints, photographs,
and political cartoons. Search
all text fields in PPOC using the phrase John
Tyler to locate additional images.
The Gottscho-Schleisner Collection is comprised of over
29,000 photographs primarily of architectural subjects,
including 18 photographs of John Tyler's Sherwood
Historic American Buildings Survey/Historic American Engineering Record/Historic American Landscapes Survey
The collections document achievements in architecture, engineering, and landscape design in the United States and its territories through a comprehensive range of building types, engineering technologies, and landscapes. Search
this collection to find documentation on John Tyler's
Sherwood Forest plantation.
Presidents of the United States Selected Images From the Collections of the Library of Congress
This guide presents portraits of U.S. presidents and first ladies, including images of John Tyler.
Digital Reference Section Web Guides
as Poets: Poetry Written by United States Presidents
Many presidents of the United States, including John
Tyler, have turned to poetry as an outlet for their
feelings and thoughts, or to explore the resources of
the English language.
Gerard Gawalt, an American History specialist with the
Manuscript Division, examines important documents found
in the John Tyler Papers at the Library of Congress.