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President James Monroe

James Monroe, fifth President of the United StatesCreated by: PICRYLDated: Invalid date
[James Monroe.]
James Monroe was the fifth President of the United States (1817–1825) and the last President from the Founding Fathers.
"Preparation for war is a constant stimulus to suspicion and ill will."
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James Monroe, Pres. U.S., 1758-1831

James Monroe, Pres. U.S., 1758-1831

Half lgth., facing right. Steel engraving by A.B. Durand after painting by J. Vanderlyn, copyrighted by James Herring. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: A/P/P I.; Pr... more

Zachary Taylor, the people's choice for 12th president

Zachary Taylor, the people's choice for 12th president

Print shows a Whig campaign banner for the 1848 presidential election. In the center of a facsimile cloth banner is an oval bust portrait of candidate Zachary Taylor in military uniform. Surrounding the oval, o... more

James Monroe from "A Pictorial History of America; embracing both the northern and southern portions of the New World ... Illustrated, etc"

James Monroe from "A Pictorial History of America; embracing both the ...

This image has been taken from scan 000704 from "A Pictorial History of America; embracing both the northern and southern portions of the New World ... Illustrated, etc". The title and subject terms of this ima... more

Exhuming the remains of President Monroe in the Second Street Cemetery, NYC [Funeral of Pres. James Monroe]

Exhuming the remains of President Monroe in the Second Street Cemetery...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 July 17), p. 456. Ref. copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James Graves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr. (3); Cemeteries;... more

Lying in State at the City Hall, New York [Funeral of Pres. James Monroe]

Lying in State at the City Hall, New York [Funeral of Pres. James Monr...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 July 17), p. 457. Ref. copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James Graves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr. (3); Cemeteries;... more

Remains of President Monroe lying in state at the City Hall on Saturday, July 3, 1858

Remains of President Monroe lying in state at the City Hall on Saturda...

Remains of Monroe lying in state before reburial in Richmond. Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, 1858 July 17, p. 103.

The ceremony at the grave, in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia [Funeral of Pres. James Monroe]

The ceremony at the grave, in Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Virginia [...

Illus. in: Harper's Weekly, v. 2, (1858 July 17), p. 457. Ref. copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James Graves. Title and other information transcribed from caption card. Caption card tracings: Geogr. (3); Cemeteries;... more

[James Monroe's tomb, near Richmond, Va.]

[James Monroe's tomb, near Richmond, Va.]

Civil War Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[James Monroe, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly left]

[James Monroe, three-quarter length portrait, seated, facing slightly ...

Photograph of painting by Gilbert Stuart at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Title devised by Library staff.

James Monroe

James Monroe

James Monroe, half-length portrait, facing left. A390530 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by A.T. Stata. Based on a portrait by Gilbert Stuart.

[President Monroe's law offices, Charles Street, Fredericksburg, Virginia. Street entrance]

[President Monroe's law offices, Charles Street, Fredericksburg, Virgi...

Photo shows African American boy sitting on wooden bench at shaded brick building. Site History. House Architecture: Built circa 1816. Today: Preserved as the James Monroe Museum and Memorial Library; a Nationa... more

[Eliza Monroe Hay, daughter of President James Monroe, head-and-shoulder portrait, head tilted left, facing front]

[Eliza Monroe Hay, daughter of President James Monroe, head-and-should...

Title devised by Library staff. Photo of portrait.

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - James Monroe's Ash Lawn-Highland

Journey Through Hallowed Ground Byway - James Monroe's Ash Lawn-Highla...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Original Caption: Located near Charlottesville, the estate of James Monroe, fifth President of the United States, and his wife Elizabeth, features a sweep... more

James Monroe, born 1758, died 1831 - president 1817-1825, author of the Monroe doctrine

James Monroe, born 1758, died 1831 - president 1817-1825, author of th...

Print shows James Monroe, head-and-shoulders portrait, facing slightly left; in oval. 12959 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Copyright 1897 by the Knapp Lith., N.Y.

James Monroe, L.L.D., President of the United States / painted by C.B. King ; engraved by Goodman & Piggot.

James Monroe, L.L.D., President of the United States / painted by C.B....

James Monroe, seated, at White House; view of Capitol in background. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James, 1758-1831 Prints Three-quarters and full.

James Monroe, L.L.D., President of the United States / painted by C.B. King ; engraved by Goodman & Piggot.

James Monroe, L.L.D., President of the United States / painted by C.B....

James Monroe, seated, at White House; view of Capitol in background. Reference copy in PRES FILE - Monroe, James, 1758-1831 Prints Three-quarters and full.

Independence declared 1776. The Union must be preserved / designed and published by Joseph A. Arnold ; Thomas Moore's Lithography, Boston.

Independence declared 1776. The Union must be preserved / designed and...

A memorial to the Declaration of Independence and the American Revolution, with distinctly pro-Democratic overtones. Below the title "Independence Declared" are bust portraits of the first eight Presidents, wit... more

The Presidents of the United States Lewis Cass, Democratic candidate for 12th president.

The Presidents of the United States Lewis Cass, Democratic candidate f...

Print shows a campaign banner for Democratic presidential candidate Lewis Cass. It is almost identical in design to a banner Currier produced the same year for Zachary Taylor (no. 1848-5), except that here, abo... more

James Monroe

James Monroe

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Ball, W.

James Monroe, fifth President of the United States

James Monroe, fifth President of the United States

James Monroe, half-length portrait, seated, facing slightly left, with hands on desk.

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

Significance: James Monroe, fifth President of the United States, died in New York City on July 4, 1831, and was buried in the New York City Marble Cemetery. In 1856 plans were proposed to erect a monument in ... more

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

Significance: James Monroe, fifth President of the United States, died in New York City on July 4, 1831, and was buried in the New York City Marble Cemetery. In 1856 plans were proposed to erect a monument in ... more

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

Significance: James Monroe, fifth President of the United States, died in New York City on July 4, 1831, and was buried in the New York City Marble Cemetery. In 1856 plans were proposed to erect a monument in ... more

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

Significance: James Monroe, fifth President of the United States, died in New York City on July 4, 1831, and was buried in the New York City Marble Cemetery. In 1856 plans were proposed to erect a monument in ... more

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

James Monroe Tomb, Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Independent City, VA

Significance: James Monroe, fifth President of the United States, died in New York City on July 4, 1831, and was buried in the New York City Marble Cemetery. In 1856 plans were proposed to erect a monument in ... more

[Richmond, Va. Tomb of President James Monroe in Hollywood Cemetery]

[Richmond, Va. Tomb of President James Monroe in Hollywood Cemetery]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, fallen Richmond, April-June 1865.

[Richmond, Va. Tomb of President James Monroe in Hollywood Cemetery]

[Richmond, Va. Tomb of President James Monroe in Hollywood Cemetery]

Photograph from the main eastern theater of war, fallen Richmond, April-June 1865.