Celebrating the 19th Amendment/Closure Notices

On August 6, join AmericasTownHall virtual celebration "The 19th at 100!" Presented with All in Together, 19th News, the US National Archives, and presidential libraries, a group of women luminaries, and other leading figures will discuss the past, present, and future of women’s equality. The celebration occurs on August 6, 4:00 pm-6:00 pm PDT, to register for this free online event, please see the invitation at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/19th-amendment-past-present-and-future-tick...


We're sorry. Due to the coronavirus public health emergency, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum will be closed to the public beginning March 14th until further notice. This includes docents, volunteers and interns. We will continue to respond to written reference requests at reagan.library@nara.gov. Please check our website, reaganlibrary.gov or www.archives.gov/coronavirus  for updates on our operating hours and status.

All public events at the Reagan Library facilities are cancelled until further notice. This includes in-person public programs, tours, school group visits, public meetings, external conferences, and facility rentals. Where possible, we will conduct public events and outreach activities online and through virtual meetings. For online education information, please see our educational resources.

Notice to NARA Researchers and FOIA Requestors

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and pursuant to guidance received from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), NARA has adjusted its normal operations to balance the need of completing its mission-critical work while also adhering to the recommended social distancing for the safety of our staff.  As a result of this re-prioritization of activities, you may experience a delay in receiving an initial acknowledgment as well as a substantive response to your reference or FOIA request or appeal.  We apologize for this inconvenience and appreciate your understanding and patience.  Read more on how NARA is addressing COVID-19 (coronavirus) https://www.archives.gov/coronavirus

RESEARCHERS: Please see a "Letter to Researchers" from the Archivist of the United States for a further update.



Appointment of Four Members of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association

May 20, 1987

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Board of Directors of the Federal National Mortgage Association for terms ending on the date of the annual meeting of the stockholders in 1988:

Samuel W. Bartholomew, Jr., of Tennessee. This is a reappointment. Mr. Bartholomew is a founder and principal in the law firm of Donelson, Stokes & Bartholomew, in Nashville, TN. Prior to this he was director of corporate development for First American Bank Holding Co., 1973 - 1976. Since 1981 Mr. Bartholomew has served as the chairman of the Tennessee Vietnam Veterans Leadership Program and Vietnam Memorial Fund. Mr. Bartholomew graduated from the U.S. Military Academy (B.S., 1966) and Vanderbilt Law School (J.D., 1973). He served in the U.S. Army, 1962 - 1970. Mr. Bartholomew was born June 6, 1944. He is married, has three children, and resides in Nashville, TN.

Al Cardenas, of Florida. This is a reappointment. Mr. Cardenas is a partner in the firm, Broad and Cassels in Miami, FL. He graduated from Florida Atlantic University (B.A., 1969), and Seton Hall University (J.D., 1974). Mr. Cardenas was born January 3, 1948, in Havana, Cuba. He is married, has four children and resides in Miami, FL.

Henry C. Cashen II, of the District of Columbia. This is a reappointment. Mr. Cashen is currently a partner in the law firm of Dickstein, Shapiro and Morin. Prior to this he served as Deputy Assistant to President Nixon, in the White House, 1973 - 1975. Mr. Cashen graduated from Brown University (A.B., 1961) and the University of Michigan (J.D., 1963). He was born June 25, 1939, in Detroit, MI, and resides in Washington, DC.

Vance C. Miller, of Texas. This is a reappointment. Mr. Miller is chairman of the executive committee of Henry S. Miller Co., in Dallas, TX. He graduated from Southern Methodist University (B.B.A., 1956). Mr. Miller was born October 19, 1933, in Seminole, OK. He is married and resides in Dallas, TX.