United States History, Law and Politics: Presidents

President James Monroe

by William P. Meyers

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James Monroe was the 5th President of the United States of America. Born in Westmoreland County, Virginia on April 28, 1758, Monroe became an Anti-Federalist and had opposed adoption of the U.S. Constitution. He became President on March 4, 1817 and served until March 4, 1825. He died on July 4, 1831.

This page provides links to essays on James Monroe, or to events during his presidency, by William P. Meyers, as well as links to external Web sites with related information.

Deliberately Forgetting [November 26, 2011]
James Monroe Invades Spanish Florida [in Internet Biography of Andrew Jackson]

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James Monroe Wikipedia article
White House biography of James Monroe

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