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...

LIBRARY CLOSURE

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 Dwight David Eisenhower Centennial Commission

May 28, 1987

The President today announced his intention to appoint the following individuals to be members of the Dwight David Eisenhower Centennial Commission. These are new positions.

Susan Eisenhower, of Maryland. Ms. Eisenhower is currently executive director and founder of the Eisenhower World Affairs Institute in Washington, DC. Previously she worked at Burson-Marsteller. Ms. Eisenhower attended American University in Paris. She was born December 21, 1951, in Fort Knox, KY. She currently resides in Bethesda, MD.

Jane S. Gosden, of California. Mrs. Gosden has been active in campaign activities since 1940. She was born April 11, 1924, in New York, NY. Mrs. Gosden has two children and resides in Beverly Hills, CA.

George A. Horkan, Jr., of Virginia. Since 1960 Mr. Horkan has been an attorney in private practice in Upperville, VA. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania (B.A., 1943) and George Washington University (LL.M., 1948). He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. Mr. Horkan was born June 1, 1922, in Baltimore, MD. Mr. Horkan is married, has four children, and resides in Upperville, VA.

Calvin A. Strowig, of Kansas. Mr. Strowig is currently president of the Eisenhower Foundation and director of the Kansas State Historical Society. He served five 2-year terms in the Kansas House of Representatives, 1963 - 1972. Mr. Strowig attended Kansas State College. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps, 1943 - 1946. Mr. Strowig was born December 31, 1923, in Wabunsee County, KS. He is married, has two children, and resides in Abilene, KS.