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Reagan, Ronald

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View Resource Morning Edition: The Reagan Tapes

On March 30, 1981, President Ronald Reagan was shot by John W. Hinckley Jr. as he left a Washington hotel. National Security Adviser Richard Allen and other key members of the cabinet met shortly afterward in the White House Situation Room to manage the crisis and keep the government on course. Presciently, Allen decided to forgo normal practice for the Situation Room and made an audio tape of the...

https://www.npr.org/programs/morning/features/2001/mar/01032...
View Resource The Day Reagan Was Shot

On March 30, 1981, President Ronald Reagan was shot by John W. Hinckley Jr. as he left a Washington hotel. National Security Adviser Richard Allen and other key members of the cabinet met shortly afterward in the White House Situation Room to manage the crisis and keep the government on course. Presciently, Allen decided to forgo normal practice for the Situation Room and made an audio tape of the...

https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2001/04/the-day...
View Resource Shaking Hands with Saddam Hussein: The US Tilts toward Iraq, 1980-1984

The National Security Archive (the world's largest non-governmental library of declassified documents) has recently released their latest electronic briefing book, dealing with the United States's relations with Iraq in the early 1980s. Edited by Joyce Battle, the collection of documents begins with an extended historical essay that introduces visitors to the complex history of relations between...

https://nsarchive2.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB82/
View Resource Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum

Located at the University of Texas, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library holds over 50 million pages of presidential documents, a half million feet of motion picture film, and thousands of other important materials that tell the story of President Reagan’s life. From the Library’s homepage, visitors can learn how they can perform research at the library, read through a “Quick Reference” guide on...

https://www.reaganlibrary.gov/archives/document-collections