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Civil Rights Summit at the Johnson Library

Logo for the Civil Rights SummitMark the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act with former Presidents Jimmy Carter, William Clinton, and George W. Bush, and current President Barack Obama.

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Americans with Disabilities Act Anniversary

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Presidential Libraries promote understanding of the presidency and the American experience. We preserve and provide access to historical materials, support research, and create interactive programs and exhibits that educate and inspire.

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Research Presidential Documents
Presidential Libraries are repositories for the papers, records and historical materials of the Presidents. The Presidential Libraries work to ensure that these irreplaceable items are preserved and made available for the widest possible use by researchers.

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Presidential Staff Discuss White House Transitions

White House Transition Interviews Former White House staff discuss the presidential administrations from Richard M. Nixon to William Jefferson Clinton.

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