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Presidential Libraries

Sleeping in the Stacks?: Gladstone's Library in Wales

Greg Garrett | Posted 06.29.2013 | Travel
Greg Garrett

In the picturesque Welsh village of Hawarden, about three hours travel time from London, a stunningly beautiful residential library has stood as a national monument to British prime minister William E. Gladstone for over a century.

Paul Blumenthal

What We Don't Know About Their Libraries

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 04.25.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In Dallas at Southern Methodist University, former President George W. Bush will attend the opening of his official presidential library...

Bush Library Opening Offers Rare Opportunity

Reuters | Posted 06.22.2013 | Politics

* Obama, both Bushes, Clinton and Carter to attend ceremony * Political enemies with mutual respect * The closest ties: ...

Bronzeville Begins Campaign For Obama Library

Posted 12.26.2012 | Chicago

Though there are yet to be any official plans for a Barack Obama presidential library, the battle is already well under way among sites hoping to play...

LBJ Presidential Library Writes Second Draft of Great Society

Jason Stanford | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics
Jason Stanford

It's easy to interpret the 2012 election as a ratification of Barack Obama's first term. But down in Austin, the LBJ Presidential Library is making a strong case that the legacy voters cemented in November was Lyndon Johnson's.

Doing It On The Cheap In Little Rock

Pam Grout | Posted 11.09.2011 | Travel
Pam Grout

"Little Rock is showcase for what's possible, a platform for turning injustice into justice."

Obama Presidential Library Sweepstakes Already Heating Up

Huffington Post | Tim Taliaferro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Less than a year into President Obama's first term, his former employer -- the University of Chicago -- is making it clear that it wants his president...

Who Needs Presidential Libraries When You've Got the Web?

techPresident | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Kennedy family, you might have heard, quickly erected a Twitter account (at @kennedynews) to push out information on and observations from Senato...

President-Elect Obama: Thinking About Your Presidential Library? Have I Got a Site for You

Lee Bey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Lee Bey

What will breathe new life into Pullman and create a draw to this unique piece of Americana? Turn the factory into the most visible adaptive-reuse project in the world: The Barack Obama Presidential Library.