Notice to General Public and Reagan LIbrary Researchers on Closures


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Domestic Trips of President Reagan

March 13-15 NY New York
May 17 IN South Bend, Notre Dame University Commencement
May 27 NY West Point, US Military Academy Commencement
May 31 VA Woodeville
June 24 TX San Antonio
June 24-26 CA Los Angeles
June 28-29   Los Angeles
June 29 CO Denver
July 7 IL Chicago
July 30 GA Atlanta
August 17-22   Los Angeles
August 20   Costa Mesa, day trip from Los Angeles
August 27   Santa Barbara
August 30- Sept. 2   Los Angeles
September 2-3 IL Chicago
September 7 NY New York
September 17-18 MI Grand Rapids, Gerald Ford Museum dedication
September 18 CO Denver
September 28 LA New Orleans
October 15 PA Philadelphia
  NJ Whippany
October 18-19 VA Williamsburg
    Yorktown, Revolutionary War bicentennial
October 27 VA Richmond
November 6 NY New York
November 13 TX Houston
    San Antonio
November 13-15   Sabinal, Winston Ranch
November 30 OH Cincinnati
December 27-30 CA Los Angeles
December 30-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 3 CA Palm Springs
January 14 NY New York, United Nations
February 8 MN Bloomington
February 8-9 IA Des Moines
February 9 IN Indianapolis
March 2 WY Cheyenne
  NM Albuquerque
March 2-4 CA Los Angeles
March 7   Santa Ynez
March 15 AL Montgomery
  TN Nashville
March 15-16 OK Oklahoma City
March 16 IN Fort Wayne
March 23 NY New York
April 15 IL Chicago
May 1 TN Knoxville, World's Fair
May 1-2   Huntsville, Howard Baker residence
May 9 IL Eureka, Eureka College Commencement
May 9-10   Chicago
May 14 PA Philadelphia
May 25-26 CA Downey
    Los Angeles
May 28   Santa Barbara
June 15-16 TX Houston
June 17 NY New York, United Nations
July 4 CA Edwards AFB
July 5-7   Los Angeles
July 13 MD Baltimore
July 22-23 MO St. Louis
August 2-3 IA Des Moines
August 2   State Center, day trip from Des Moines
August 3 CT Hartford
August 11 MT Billings
August 20-21 AZ Phoenix, death of Loyal Davis
August 23-25 CA Los Angeles
September 9 KS Manhattan
September 9-10 UT Ogden
September 17 NJ White House Station
September 29 VA Richmond
October 4 OH Columbus
October 7 NV Reno
    Las Vegas
October 7-8 CA Los Angeles
October 8   Long Beach
    Coronado, met with Mexican President de la Madrid
October 11 TX Irving
October 20 IL Chapin
October 20-21   Peoria
October 21 NE Omaha
October 26 NC Raleigh
October 28 WY Casper
  MT Great Falls
October 28-29 NV Las Vegas
October 29 UT Salt Lake City
  NM Roswell
November 13 IL Chicago, memorial service for Loyal Davis
November 16 LA New Orleans
November 16-17 FL Miami
    Miami Beach
November 29 CA Los Angeles
December 27-28 AZ Phoenix
December 28 CA Long Beach
December 28-29   Los Angeles
December 29-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 2   Palm Springs
January 2 LA Monroe
January 11 TX Dallas
January 19 IL Chicago
January 26 MA Boston
February 1 MO Fenton
    St. Louis
March 3   Los Angeles
March 3-5   San Francisco
March 5 OR Klamath Falls
March 8 FL Orlando
March 30-31 CA Los Angeles
April 6 PA Pittsburgh
April 27 NY New York
April 29-30 TX Houston
May 5 TX San Antonio
May 5-6 AZ Phoenix
    Sun City
May 9 OH Ashland
May 20 FL Miami
May 21 NJ South Orange, Seton Hall Commencement
May 27-31 VA Williamsburg, Economic Summit
June 9 MN Hopkins
June 14 TN Knoxville
June 14-15 NM Albuquerque
June 20 MS Jackson
June 23 IL Chicago
June 29 KY Louisville
  KS Shawnee Mission
June 29-30 CA Los Angeles
June 30   Whittier
    Long Beach
July 5   Los Angeles
July 18 FL Hollywood
August 1 GA Atlanta
August 12 FL Tampa
August 12-14 TX El Paso
August 14-15 LA New Orleans
August 21-23   Los Angeles
August 23 WA Seattle
August 23-26 CA Los Angeles
August 26   San Diego
    Santa Barbara
September 20 SC Columbia, University of South Carolina
September 25-26 NY New York, United Nations
October 7 KY Louisville
October 11 MD Baltimore, World Series
October 21-23 GA Augusta
November 4 NC Cherry Point
November 8 AK Elmendorf AFB
December 8 IN Indianapolis
December 12 NY New York
December 27-29 CA Los Angeles
December 29- CA Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 2   Palm Springs
January 26 GA Augusta
January 31 IL Chicago
February 6 IL Dixon
February 6-7 NV Las Vegas
February 20 IA Waterloo
    Des Moines
March 6 OH Columbus
  NY New York
April 2 MD Baltimore, opening day of baseball season
April 5 NY New York
April 11 MO Kansas City
April 11-12 TX Dallas
    Grand Prarie
April 19 WA Tacoma, en route to China
April 22-24 HA Honolulu
April 25-26 GU Agana
May 1-2 AK Fairbanks, returning from China
May 29-30 CO Colorado Springs, included Air Force Academy Commencement
June 17 NY Uniondale
June 20 NJ Oradell
  CT Hartford
July 4 FL Daytona Beach
July 4-5 AL Decatur
July 5 MI Warren
July 5-6 TX San Antonio
July 10 MD Chesapeake Bay, Tilghman Island
July 12 KY Bowling Green
July 19 SC Columbia
July 25 TX Austin
July 25-26 GA Atlanta
July 26 NJ Elizabeth
July 28 CA Los Angeles, Opening of Olympic Games
August 12-15   Los Angeles
August 19 MO Sedalia
August 20 OH Cincinnati
  IL Decatur
August 22-24 TX Dallas, Republican National Convention
August 24 IL Chicago
September 2-3 CA Irvine
September 3   Fountain Valley
September 3-4 UT Salt Lake City
September 4-5 IL Chicago
September 9 PA Doylestown
September 12 NY Buffalo
September 13 TN Nashville
September 19 CT Waterbury
  NJ Hammonton
September 20 IA Cedar Rapids
  MI Grand Rapids
September 23-24 NY New York, United Nations
September 26 OH Bowling Green
October 1 MI Detroit
October 1-2 MS Gulfport
October 2 TX Brownsville
    Corpus Christi
October 2-3   Houston
October 7-8 KY Louisville, lst Presidential debate
October 8 NC Charlotte
  MD Baltimore
October 10 MI Detroit
October 12 OH Dayton, Whistlestop tour through Ohio
October 15 AL Tuscaloosa, University of Alabama
  GA Macon
  SC Greenville
October 16 IL Romeoville
    Glen Ellyn
October 18 NY New York
October 21-22 MO Kansas City, 2nd Presidential Debate
October 22 CA Palmdale
    San Diego
October 22 [cont.] OR Medford
October 22-23   Portland
October 23 WA Seattle
October 23-24 OH Columbus
October 26 NY Valley Stream
  CT Fairfield
  NJ Hackensack
October 29 PA Millersville
  WV Parkersburg
November 1 MA Boston
  NY Rochester
November 1-2 MI Detroit
  OH Cleveland
  IL Springfield
November 2-3 AR Little Rock
November 3 IA Winterset
November 3-4 WI Milwaukee
November 4 MN Rochester
  MO St. Louis
  IL Chicago
November 4-5 CA Sacramento
November 5   Woodland Hills, Pierce Junior College
    San Diego
November 5-7   Los Angeles, Election
December 27-29 CA Los Angeles
December 29-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 2   Palm Springs  
January 2   Los Angeles, meeting with Prime Minister Nakasone of Japan  
March 28 NY New York  
May 22 MD Annapolis, US Naval Academy Commencement  
May 27 FL Orlando  
May 30 VA Williamsburg  
  WI Oshkosh  
May 31 PA Malvern  
June 5 OK Oklahoma City  
June 5-6 GA Atlanta  
June 6 AL Birmingham  
June 13 NJ Bloomfield  
June 14 MD Baltimore, Fort McHenry – Flag Day ceremony  
June 19 IN Mooresville  
June 21 TX Dallas  
June 28 IL Chicago  
    Chicago Heights  
August 20-23 CA Los Angeles  
September 2 MO Independence  
September 5 NC Raleigh  
September 12 FL Tampa  
September 18 NH Concord  
September 24 TN Knoxville  
October 3 OH Cincinnati  
    St. Bernard  
October 4 NJ Parsippany  
October 10 IL Chicago  
October 15 ID Boise  
  WI Milwaukee  
October 23-25 NY New York, United Nations  
December 1   Burbank  
December 1-2   Los Angeles  
December 2 WA Seattle  
December 4 MD Fallston  
December 5-6 NY New York  
December 27-29 CA Los Angeles  
December 29-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence  
- January 2 CA Palm Springs
January 2-3   Los Angeles
January 3   El Centro
January 31 TX Houston, Johnson Space Center –Challenger memorial
February 12 MO St. Louis
March 27 LA New Orleans
April 18 NY New York
April 25-26 CA Los Angeles
April 26-28 HA Honolulu
April 28-29 GU Guam, en route to Indonesia and Japan
June 4 SC Parris Island
  NC Greensboro
June 19 NJ Glassboro, high school commencement
June 25 NV Las Vegas
July 3-5 NY New York, Statue of Liberty events
July 10 AL Dothan
July 23 TX Dallas
July 23-24 FL Miami
July 24 SC Columbia
August 12 IL Springfield
August 26-29   Los Angeles
September 7-8   Los Angeles
September 8 CO Denver
September 18 LA Metairie
    New Orleans
  AL Montgomery
September 22 NY New York, United Nations
September 24 MI Detroit
  NE Omaha
September 29 MO Kansas City
  SD Sioux Falls
October 1 GA Atlanta, Carter Library dedication
October 8 NC Raleigh
  GA Atlanta
October 15 MD Baltimore
October 17 ND Grand Forks
October 23 WI Milwaukee
  MO Springfield
October 23-24 OK Oklahoma City
October 24 FL Tampa
October 28 GA Columbus
  AL Birmingham
  NC Charlotte
October 29 IN Evansville
  SD Rapid City
October 29-30 CO Colorado Springs
October 30 NV Reno
October 30-31 WA Spokane
October 31 ID Twin Falls
October 31 – Nov 1 CA Los Angeles
November 1   Anaheim
November 3 NV Las Vegas
  CA Costa Mesa
November 3-4   Los Angeles
December 27-29 CA Los Angeles
December 29-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 2   Palm Springs
March 26 MO Columbia
April 1 PA Philadelphia
April 9 IN West Lafayette
April 9-11 CA Los Angeles
April 18   Santa Barbara
May 3 NY Ellis Island
May 6 PA York
May 9 NY Roslyn Harbor, William Casey funeral
May 10 AL Tuskegee
  NC Fayetteville
May 19 TN Chattanooga
May 22 FL Jacksonville, Mayport NAF – USS Stark memorial service
June 22 FL Melbourne
July 8 CT New Britain
July 13 IN Danville
July 27 WI Hartford
    West Bend
    Port Washington
August 13 NE North Platte
August 25-29   Los Angeles
September 6 KS Topeka
September 10 FL Miami
September 17 PA Philadelphia, US Constitution bicentennial celebration
September 21 NY New York
October 13 NJ New Brunswick
October 27 AZ Phoenix, death of Edith Davis
October 28 NY West Point
October 30 – Nov. 1 AZ Phoenix, Edith Davis memorial service
November 24 CO Waterton
December 1 FL Jacksonville
December 27-29 CA Los Angeles
December 29-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 3   Palm Springs
January 11 OH Cleveland
February 8 NC Durham, Duke University
February 12-13 CA Los Angeles
March 9 IN South Bend, Notre Dame University
March 28 VA Richmond
April 4 CA Coto de Caza
April 10 NV Las Vegas
April 21 MA Springfield
May 4 IL Chicago
May 18 CT New London, Coast Guard Academy Commencement
June 26 VA Charlottesville
June 29 FL Miami
July 14 IL Marion
    Du Quoin
  IA Davenport
August 8 OH Cincinnati
August 14-16 LA New Orleans, Republican National Convention
    Belle Classe NAS
August 23 CA Long Beach
August 23-27   Los Angeles
August 27   Thousand Oaks
    Santa Barbara
September 6 NE Hastings
  KY Louisville
September 14 MO Cape Girardeau, Southeast Missouri State University
    St. Louis
September 22 TX Waco
September 22-23 LA Boca Raton
September 26-27 NY New York, Addressed United Nations
September 30 IL Chicago
October 7 MI Sterling Heights
October 12 PA Upper Darby
  NJ West Orange
October 19 OH Columbus
    Bowling Green
October 21 NC Raleigh
  KY Bowling Green
October 27 AR Little Rock
  MO Springfield
  CA San Diego
October 27-28   Los Angeles
October 30 – Nov. 1   Los Angeles
November 1 [cont.]   Fullerton
    San Bernardino
  NV Reno
November 1-2 WI Milwaukee
November 2 OH Berea
November 4 IL Chicago
    Palos Hills
  NJ Voorhees
November 5 MI Mount Clemens
  TX Dallas
November 7 CA Long Beach
    San Diego
November 21 CA Simi Valley, Reagan Library groundbreaking
December 7 NY New York, meeting with Gorbachev at Governor's Island
December 16 VA Charlottesville
December 23-29 CA Los Angeles
December 29-   Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage – Annenberg residence
- January 2 CA Palm Springs