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Turning Points in the Nixon & Ford Years

Explore Pivotal Decisions in Presidential History 1969-1977

Featured Teaching Activities: 1969-1977

Featured Primary Sources

This year—2013—marks the 100th birthday anniversaries for both President Richard Nixon and President Gerald Ford, born in 1913.

Use this special DocsTeach page from the National Archives to help your students explore the eras of Presidents Nixon and Ford. Choose from the various teaching activities and primary sources to get students to think critically about turning points from 1969 to 1977. Check back throughout 2013 as we will continually add new activities!

Learn about the Nixon and Ford centennial celebrations by visiting the National Archives website.