Gerald R. Ford (1974 – 1977)
Gerald R. Ford
Signature of President Ford
Born: July 14, 1913, in Omaha, Nebraska
Died: December 26, 2006, in Rancho Mirage, California
Spouse: Elizabeth Bloomer Ford

"Assuming the presidency under the direst of circumstances, Gerald Ford demanded honesty and openness in his administration. Attend an impromptu press conference on the lawn of Ford's Alexandria home just prior to taking the oath of office; join the president at Camp David for a first-ever televised tour of the presidential retreat the FDR had first named "Shangri-La"; and listen in on biographer James Cannon's previously unaired conversations with Ford as he discusses the decisions and events that helped restore the nation’s confidence in government and its president."

--Richard Norton Smith

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President Ford Hosts Astronauts/Cosmonauts to Annual Alexandria Firefighters Crab Festival  
   
Gerald R. Ford Election-Eve Show  
   
Dorothy Ford Family Home Movies  
   
Gerald R. Ford Participates in Economic Summit  
   
Gerald R. Ford Receives VFW Award  
   
LBJ Memorial Grove Dedication  
   
Emperor Hirohito Visits Ford White House  
   
Queen Elizabeth Visits the Ford White House  
   
President Ford Stumping in New Hampshire  
   
Gerald R. Ford: The Presidency Restored  
   
NAFTA Kick-off Celebration with Former Presidents Ford, Carter & Bush  
   
President Ford Visits Japan  
   

             

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