The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Digital Library

The Gerald R. Ford Presidential Daily Diary Online

1974 Diaries | 1975 Diaries | 1976-77 Diaries

"A Day in the Life of a President" Online Exhibit

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This site provides access to digital copies of the official log of the President's activities for each day of the administration (August 9, 1974 - January 20, 1977). The file for each day contains both the log and the associated appendices listing those who attended larger gatherings. The digitization of the diaries has been undertaken with the financial support of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Foundation. For background information about the Daily Diary see the finding aid to the manuscript collection.

Note on file formats:
The scans are stored as PDF files. They require the free Adobe Acrobat Reader®. Adobe® also provides free PDF tools for the visually impaired.