James Monroe

5th President: 1817-1825

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Birth: April 28, 1758 at Westmoreland County, Virginia

Photographs of Monroe Birthplace

Westmoreland County, Virginia web site

Death: July 4, 1831 at New York, New York

Photographs of Monroe Gravesite - Richmond, Virginia

Biographies

White House biography

Congressional biography

Biography from infoplease.com

Books

James Monroe

The Last Founding Father: James Monroe and a Nation's Call to Greatness

James Monroe : The Quest for National Identity

The Presidency of James Monroe

The Writings of James Monroe

Search for books about James Monroe

Cabinet/Staff

List by infoplease.com

James Quincy Adams - Secretary of State

John C. Calhoun - Secretary of War

Election Results/Presidential Campaign

1816

Opponent: Rufus King (F)

Election

1820

Unopposed

Election

1816 & 1820 Campaign and Election History

Events during Monroe’s administration and lifetime

Revolutionary War service

Vote Against the U.S. Constitution

Minister to France

Secretary of State

Louisiana Purchase

War of 1812

William H. Crawford incident

Panic of 1819

Internal Improvements

Missouri Compromise

The Monroe Doctrine

First lady and family

Elizabeth Monroe biography from the White House

Genealogy

Brian Tompsett’s US President genealogy page

Monroe genealogy

Miscellaneous

James Monroe page from C-SPAN

James Monroe Memorial Foundation

Ash Lawn-Highland Plantation and History of James Monroe’s Land Holdings

Louisiana Purchase

George Washington and James Monroe Military, Political, and Diplomatic Relations 1776-1799

Oak Hill Home

Quotes

National Historic Sites/State Historic Sites/Landmarks/Places to Visit

James Monroe Birthplace – Westmoreland County, Virginia

James Monroe Birthplace Visitor Center – Westmoreland County, Virginia

James Monroe Gravesite - Richmond, Virginia

James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library – Fredricksburg, Virginia

Ash Lawn-Highland – Home of James Monroe – Charlottesville, Virginia

Monroe Bust at the Virginia State Capitol Rotunda – Richmond, Virginia

Pictures/Portraits

Pictures from the Library of Congress

Portrait from C-SPAN

Speeches/Papers/Publications

Inaugural Addresses, State of the Union speeches, and other documents

The James Monroe Papers

James Monroe Papers at the Library of Congress

First Inaugural Address and background from Bartelby.com

Second Inaugural Address and background from Bartelby.com

Governor of Virginia Executive Papers

Trivia

Trivia from The Presidential Facts Page

Vice President

Daniel D. Tompkins biography

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