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Politics: United States: Historical Information

History of U.S. Politics

Datapedia of the United States, 1790 - 2005: America year by year
UNI Reference HA 202 .K87 2001

Foreign Relations of the United States by University of Wisconsin, Madison
Includes a search engine for searching the text of Foreign Relations of the United States from 1900 through 1918.

Foreign Relations of the United States by the Office of the Historian, Department of State
This is a growing digitized collection of the Foreign Relations of the United States. The site currently includes selected volumes of the Kennedy and Johnson administration, the Emergence of the Intelligence Establishment under Truman, as well as Foreign Relations of the United States, 1958-1960 under Eisenhower which covers Eastern Europe Region, Soviet Union, and Cyprus. Click on Volumes Online for an up-to-date listing.

Historical Guide to U.S. Government
UNI Reference JK 9 .H57 1998
This book provides a "composite profile of the U.S. government through a history of the various departments and agencies that constitute it." The alphabetically arranged articles include bibliographies.

Papers of the Presidents of the United States
UNI Refer J 80 .A283 1929-1933, 1945-
A compilation of the messages and papers of the Presidents, 1789-1897
UNI Documents Y 4.P 93/1:3/ [Washington - Cleveland]
A compilation of the messages and papers of the presidents
UNI Refer J 81 .B96 1897 - 1917 [McKinley - Wilson]
The works of John Adams, second President of the United States: with a life of the author
UNI Stacks E 302 .A26
Presidential addresses and state papers of Theodore Roosevelt, with portrait frontispiece
UNI Stacks E 660 R77
Presidential addresses and state papers of William Howard Taft, from March 4, 1909, to March 4, 1910...
UNI Stack J 82 D1 1910
The messages and papers of Woodrow Wilson
UNI Stacks E 766 .U56
The papers of Dwight David Eisenhower
UNI Stacks E 742.5 .E37

See also: Digitized Primary American History Sources - Of and About the Presidency

Presidential Administrative Profiles for Students
UNI Reference JK 511 .P78 2000
This publication provides profiles of the presidents, arranged chronologically by their administration. Basic biographical information is included along with their education, life before and after the presidency, their career, and their presidency.

U.S. Department of State: A Reference History
UNI Reference JZ 1480 .A4 1999
This source focuses on the Department of State's "origin, organization, reform, maturation, and functions." Also included are its "personnel system, diplomatic and consular missions, its treaty making, and participation in international conferences and organizations."

See also the guide:  History: Government Documents Sources