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Elvis And Nixon: The Story Behind The Meeting

Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The National Archives is like a safe-deposit box for America's really important papers -- the Bill of Rights, the Declaration of Independence, the $7....

22 Million Missing Bush White House E-mails Found

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Computer technicians have found 22 million missing White House e-mails from the administration of President George W. Bush and the ...

Nixon, Elvis and Me: Remembering the King at 75

Al Eisele | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Al Eisele

It was more than 39 years ago when Elvis Presley ushered him into the Oval Office to meet President Nixon, but it seems like only yesterday to Sonny West.

Walter Cronkite Records Destroyed By FBI

USA Today | Matt Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

A search of the agency's main index of the subjects of FBI investigations found some records tied to Cronkite's name were destroyed in October 2007, t...

CSI Watergate: Are We about to Crack the Nixon Tape Mystery?

Clara Jeffery and Monika Bauerlein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Clara Jeffery and Monika Bauerlein

What was said during the 18 1/2-minute gap in Nixon's Watergate tapes?

National Archives Gone Missing: Lincoln Civil War Telegraphs,

AP | LARRY MARGASAK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — National Archives visitors know they'll find the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution and the Bill of Rights in the m...

Pursuing Happiness (Part 2) Declaration 101

Kenneth C. Davis | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kenneth C. Davis

"Inalienable" or "unalienable"? Jefferson's drafts shows he wrote "inalienable." The parchment and printed versions use "unalienable."

The CIA Won't Put Its Declassified Documents Online

Mother Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a quiet, fluorescently lit room in the National Archives' auxiliary campus in suburban College Park, Maryland, 10 miles outside of Washington, are ...

Congress Pushes Judge To Secure Bush Records

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The new Congress on Thursday asked a federal judge to force the Bush White House to keep documents on the controversial firings of ...

Bush Data Threatens To Overload National Archives

New York Times | ROBERT PEAR and SCOTT SHANE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The National Archives has put into effect an emergency plan to handle electronic records from the Bush White House amid growing doubts about whether i...