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James A. Garfield

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Presidential Facts about James A. Garfield

James A. Garfield - 20th President of the United States serving 1 term, from 1881 to 1881.

Vice President - Chester A. Arthur

Born - November 19, 1831

Died - September 19, 1881

First Lady - Lucretia Rudolph Garfield

Party - Republican

James A. Garfield is from Ohio.

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American President James A. Garfield  (Y,M,O,T)
From the Miller Center at the University of Virginia.

James Garfield  (Y,M,O,T)

James A. Garfield  (Y,M,O,T)
From White James A. Garfield  (Y,M,O,T)
This site offers videos, pictures and interactive resources for studying the presidents.

Portraits of the President: James A. Garfield  (Y,M,O,T)
From the National Portrait Gallery

James A. Garfield National Historic Site  (Y,M,O,T)
The last President known to have been born in a log cabin, James A. Garfield grew up poor. A good education and hard work helped this great American become our 20th president. The historic site is located at his home acquired for his large family. It is said he launched his campaign from the front porch of this house.

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