Rhetoric

 

 

*Rhetoric (Main)

Presidential Rhetoric

American Rhetoric (Medhurst & Lucas)

American Rhetoric: Top 100 Speeches (Medhurst & Lucas)

Rhetoric of 9/11 (Medhurst & Lucas)

Presidential Reflections on US Intelligence (Center for Intelligence)

*Journals

Communication Journals (Links)

 

*Presidential Public Papers & Speeches Links

NARA Keyword Search Guide

(from 1992-present)

The American Presidency Project

(Includes public papers, speeches, radio addresses, debates, etc.)

Miller Center Public & Private Papers (University of Virginia)

(Includes private letters, legal documents, memos, etc; See individual links below)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

(Includes speeches, writings, biographies, etc.)

Original Sources Document Search

(Includes public papers, speeches, radio addresses, debates, etc.)

 

* Search by President (C-Span & Individual Text Sources)

 

* George Washington

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (University of Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

Leadership (Valley Forge)

 

* John Adams

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Thomas Jefferson

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Princeton University Project)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* James Madison

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (University of Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* James Monroe

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* John Quincy Adams

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Andrew Jackson

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Martin Van Buren

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* William Henry Harrison

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* John Tyler

No Inaugural Address (C-Span explanation)

Address Accepting Office (Special Inaugural)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* James K. Polk

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Zachary Taylor

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Millard Fillmore

No Inaugural Address (C-Span explanation)

Address Accepting Office (Special Inaugural)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Franklin Pierce

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* James Buchanan

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Abraham Lincoln

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Andrew Johnson

No Inaugural Address (C-Span explanation)

Address Accepting Office (Special Inaugural)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Ulysses S. Grant

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Rutherford B. Hayes

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* James A. Garfield

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Chester A. Arthur

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Grover Cleveland

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Benjamin Harrison

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* William McKinley

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Theodore Roosevelt

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* William Howard Taft

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Woodrow Wilson

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Warren G. Harding

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Calvin Coolidge

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Herbert Hoover

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

 

* Franklin D. Roosevelt

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

3rd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

4th Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

Roosevelt Institute

Avalon Project FDR Papers

New Deal FDR Papers

Four Freedoms Speech

Pearl Harbor Speech

Audio Clips

Fireside Chats

 

* Harry S. Truman

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

Truman Doctrine

Library audio Clips

C-Span Tapes

 

* Dwight D. Eisenhower

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* John F. Kennedy

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Lyndon B. Johnson

Address Accepting Office (Special Inaugural)

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Richard M. Nixon

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Gerald Ford

No Inaugural Address (C-Span; explanation)

Address Accepting Office (Special Inaugural)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Jimmy Carter

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* Ronald Reagan

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (University of Texas/Presidential Library)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* George H.W. Bush

Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

 

* William Clinton

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (C-Span)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)

Wake Forest Bibliography of Rhetoric

 

* George W. Bush

1st Inaugural Address (C-Span)

2nd Inaugural Address (White House)

Public Papers (Miller Center, U.Virginia)

Revolution to Reconstruction (U.Groningen)