Need help finding information for your President report? Here you will find information on the Presidents in all forms: books, videos, and websites.

Links & Resources

  • The White House – Want to find out about the Presidents of the United States, the First Ladies, and more? Click on this website to find information about each president and even how current presidents travel on Air Force One!
  • The History Channel – The History Channel has a great website filled with images, videos, and other information about the different Presidents of the United States. Just click on the picture of the president you want and you will be taken to a page with articles, pictures, videos, and even speeches for that president!
  • POTUS: The Presidents of the United States – Click here to find a multitude of quick facts laid out in a single page format for each president. You will also find other information like the election results for their campaign, cabinet members, notable events during their presidency, and more.
  • Library of Congress – The Library of Congress has digital collections of lots of primary source materials associated with the Presidents. Click on this website to find manuscripts, letters, government documents, sound recordings, and even sheet music for each President!
President Term

George Washington

1789 – 1797

John Adams

1797 – 1801

Thomas Jefferson

1801 – 1809

James Madison

1809 – 1817

James Monroe

1817 – 1825

John Quincy Adams

1825 – 1829

Andrew Jackson

1829 – 1841

Martin Van Buren

1837 – 1841

William Henry Harrison

1841

John Tyler

1841 – 1845

James Knox Polk

1845 – 1849

Zachary Taylor

1849 – 1850

Millard Fillmore

1850 – 1853

Franklin Pierce

1853 – 1857

James Buchanan

1857 – 1861

Abraham Lincoln

1861 – 1865

Andrew Johnson

1865 – 1869

Ulysses S. Grant

1869 – 1877

Rutherford Birchard Hayes

1877 – 1881

James Abram Garfield

1881

Chester Alan Arthur

1881 – 1885

Grover Cleveland

1885 – 1889   &   1893 – 1897

Benjamin Harrison

1889 – 1893

William McKinley

1897 – 1901

Theodore Roosevelt

1901 – 1913

Woodrow Wilson

1913 – 1921

Warren Gamaliel Harding

1921 – 1923

Calvin Coolidge

1923 – 1929

Herbert Clark Hoover

1929 – 1933

Franklin Delano Roosevelt

1933 – 1945

Harry S. Truman

1945 – 1953

Dwight D. Eisenhower

1953 – 1961

John F. Kennedy

1961 – 1963

Lyndon B. Johnson

1963 – 1969

Richard M. Nixon

1969 – 1974

Gerald R. Ford

1974 – 1977

James Earl Carter

1977 – 1981

Ronald Reagan

1981 – 1989

George Bush

1989 – 1993

William J. Clinton

1993 – 2001

George W. Bush

2001 – 2009

Barack H. Obama

2009 —