American Presidents

American Presidents: Life Portraits
May 21 – July 7
(Closed: June 5-7)
Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library & Museum
Springfield, IL

July 13 – September 24
Gail Borden Library
Elgin, IL

Who's Buried in Grant's Tomb? A Tour of Presidential Gravesites
About American Presidents: Life Portraits

The Peabody Award winning series profiles the men who have served as chief executive of the United States. This website, created as a companion to C-SPAN’s 20th Anniversary television series, provides an in-depth look at each of the presidents, their lives, families and administrations.
The series was included among the 59th Annual Peabody Award winners
in 2000.

Listed below are other resources available to you on this site:
View video on C-SPAN's Video Library
Tour Presidential and Vice Presidential gravesites
View American Presidents Portrait Exhibit
Read C-SPAN's Gravesite Details
Read C-SPAN's Who's Buried in Grant's Tomb?
Review C-SPAN's 2009 Survey of Presidential Leadership

of the 59th Annual Peabody Award

"This extraordinary commitment to explore the life stories of every American president represents the best elements of our democratic system and free media."
      —Peabody website

Created by America's Cable Companies.