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Cornerstone Documents

Articles of Confederation

The Bill of Rights

A Century of Lawmaking for a New Nation: U.S. Congressional Documents and Debates, 1774-1873

The Constitution of the United States of America

The Constitution of the United States of America, Analysis and Interpretation

The Declaration of Independence

Documents from the Continental Congress and the Constitutional Convention, 1774-1789

Emancipation Proclamation

The Federalist Papers

The Gettysburg Address


Congressional Bills

Congressional Directory

Congressional Pictorial Directory

Congressional Records

Public and Private Laws

United States Code


Abraham Lincoln Papers at the Library of Congress

Budget of the United States Government

Codification of the Presidential Proclamations Presidential Proclamations and Executive Orders, April 13, 1945 through January 20, 1989

George Washington Papers at the Library of Congress, 1741-1799

"I Do Solemnly Swear...". Presidential Inaugurations

Thomas Jefferson Papers at the Library of Congress

Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents


Supreme Court Decisions. 1937-1975


Code of Federal Regulations

Federal Register


American FactFinder

Statistical Abstract of the United States


Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance

Economic Indicators

Economic Report of the President


Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

United States Government Manual

Our Documents: 100 Milestone Documents Of American History