Presidential Libraries

The Centennial of Gerald R. Ford

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Gerald R. Ford

July 14, 1913 - December 26, 2006


In 2013, the National Archives celebrates the 100th anniversary of the birth of President Gerald R. Ford.

Throughout the year, the National Archives will feature programming in celebration of President Gerald R. Ford. This special programming includes teacher/student outreach, social media initiatives, and special programs and exhibits at the National Archives in Washington, D.C. as well as the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library and Museum.

"We are bound together by the most powerful of all ties, our fervent love for freedom and independence, which knows no homeland but the human heart."

Address before the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe
August 1, 1975