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Learning More about the man and his family

Biographies from James A. Garfield NHS

Learn more about James A. Garfield's parents and siblings, First Lady Lucretia's parents and siblings, and the couple's seven children.

Reading list about Lucretia Garfield

Learn more about Lucretia Garfield

Learn more about Lucretia Rudolph Garfield as a young woman and wife of the 20th president by using the reading list provided

Library of Congress online

Garfield Papers at Library of Congress

The papers of President James A. Garfield were recently digitized at the Library of Congress. Find out how access them here!

LOC Papers!

Read the Chester A. Arthur papers online

View digitalized papers of Chester Alan Arthur before and after his presidency.

Garfield Home library book collection

From the Home of President Garfield

President Garfield owned about 3,000 books and many of them can be found the Memorial Library. Book Reviews on many can be found here!

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