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Representative Gerald R. Ford with Unidentified Military Personnel Standing Near the South Limit of the Demilitarized Zone in South Korea

Photograph of Navigation Officer Gerald Ford Taking a Sextant Reading aboard the USS Monterey

Photograph of Lieutenant Commander Gerald R. Ford, Jr., Showing His Parents a Map of the Pacific Theater after Returning from Active Duty

Photograph of Congressman Gerald R. Ford Campaigning from atop a Circus Elephant

Photograph of Michigan Senator Arthur Vandenberg Welcoming New Congressman Gerald R. Ford Jr., to Washington, DC

Photograph of Representative Gerald R. Ford, Jr., Making a Speech During an Appearance at a Michigan Fifth Congressional District Fourth of July Celebration

Photograph of Representative Gerald R. Ford with Mrs. Betty Ford and Son Michael at the Grand Rapids, Michigan Airport

Photograph of Representative Gerald Ford Pointing Out the Declaration of Independence to Three Constituents in the Rotunda at the National Archives in Washington, DC

Photograph of Representative Gerald R. Ford, Jr., Posing with His Sports Illustrated Silver Anniversary Award

Left to right, General Maxwell D. Taylor, USA, Chairman, Joint Chiefs of STAFF; Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, Representative George H. Mahon (D-Texas) and Representative Gerald R. Ford (R-Michigan) are interviewed by ABC-TV newsman William Downs following a meeting with the House Committee on Defense Appropriations

Secretary of Defense Robert S. McNamara, left, talks with Representative Gerald R. Ford (R-Michigan) prior to a meeting with the House Committee on Defense Appropriations at the Capitol

Photograph of the Warren Commission Presenting the Final Report to President Lyndon B. Johnson Inscribed to Gerald R. Ford by the President

Photograph of Congressman Gerald R. Ford Cutting the Cake at His 59th Birthday Party

Vice President Gerald R. Ford Awarding Posthumous Medals of Honor at a Ceremony at Blair House

Vice President Gerald R. Ford Talks with Reporters Following President Richard Nixon's Announcement That He Will Resign

Photograph of President Gerald Ford, Secretary Leonid Brezhnev, and Henry Kissinger at the Conclusion of the Vladivostok Summit

Photograph of President Gerald Ford with Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev upon Ford's Arrival at Vozdvizhenka Air Base, near Vladivostok, U.S.S.R.

Photograph of President Gerald Ford, General Secretary Lenoid Brezhnev, and Others Attending a Meeting on the Second Day of the Vladivostok Summit Meetings on Arms Control

Photograph of President Gerald Ford, Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev, and Others Attending a Late Night Meeting that Extended into the Early Hours of November 24 at the Vladivostok Summit

Photograph of President Gerald Ford and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Walking to the Summit Meeting Room at Okeansky Sanatorium in Vladivostok, U.S.S.R.

Photograph of President Gerald Ford and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Conferring on the Train Ride to Vladivostok

Photograph of President Gerald Ford with Representatives Les Arends, John Rhodes, and Thomas “Tip” O’Neill at the Third Annual Congressional Golf Tournament at the Andrews Air Force Base Golf Course

Photograph of the First Meeting between President Gerald Ford, Soviet General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev, and the Delegations in the Conference Hall at Okeansky Sanatorium, Vladivostok, U.S.S.R.

Photograph of President Gerald Ford Conferring with Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and National Security Advisor Brent Scowcroft in the Oval Office

Photograph of President Gerald R. Ford Chatting with Chief of Staff Donald Rumsfeld and Rumsfeld’s Assistant Richard Cheney in the Oval Office

President Gerald R. Ford Delivering Remarks in the East Room after Being Sworn In as the 38th President of the United States

Susan Ford Watches Her Family's Dog Liberty's Puppies Playing on the South Lawn of the White House

First Lady Betty Ford and Fashion Designer Frankie Welch Holding a Scarf in the West Sitting Room of the White House

President Gerald R. Ford Delivering Remarks at a Wreath Laying Ceremony at the USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Secretary of Defense James R. Schlesinger at a National Security Council Meeting Regarding the Situation in South Vietnam

First Lady Betty Ford Making Remarks at the Greater Cleveland Congress of International Women’s Year (IWY) in Cleveland, Ohio

Workers Painting the North Side of the White House

Delegates Seated in Finlandia Hall at the Opening of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE), in Helsinki, Finland

First Lady Betty Ford Greeting Children Participating in Trick or Treat for UNICEF outside the White House

President Gerald R. Ford Signing H.R. 6219, Extending the Voting Rights Act of 1965, at a Ceremony in the Rose Garden

Electrical Engineer Jan Ahlfors Giving President Gerald R. Ford and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger a Briefing in the Control Room during Their Tour of the Icebreaker URHO in Helsinki, Finland

President Gerald R. Ford and French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing Touring the Grounds of the Leyritz Plantation Hotel in Martinique

President Gerald R. Ford Speaking at His 12th Press Conference at the San Diego Convention Center

Commander Roger Martin Giving President Gerald R. Ford and Others a Tour of the Drilling Site at the Elk Hills Naval Petroleum Reserve in Elk Hills, California

President Gerald R. Ford Greeting Roy Wilkins, Vernon Jordan, and Others Prior to the Signing Ceremony for H.R. 6219, Extending the Voting Rights Act of 1965

President Gerald R. Ford Delivering a Statement to the Media at the State Capitol Building in Sacramento, California, Following an Assassination Attempt by Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme

President Gerald R. Ford Sitting with Troops and Watching a Demonstration at Fort Benning’s Victory Pond during His Visit on the 200th Anniversary of the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Infantry

Anne-Aymone Giscard d'Estaing, First Lady Betty Ford, President Valery Giscard d'Estaing of France, and President Gerald R. Ford Talking at the Close of a Receiving Line at a State Dinner

President Gerald R. Ford Riding a Snowmobile at Camp David

President Gerald R. Ford and First Lady Betty Ford Looking at Photographs in the Oval Office with Ansel Adams and William Turnage

First Lady Betty Ford, President Gerald R. Ford, and Susan Ford Playing with Their Dog Liberty's Puppies in the Rose Garden

President Gerald R. Ford Meeting with Bipartisan Congressional Leaders in the Red Room following His Swearing In as 38th President of the United States

President Gerald R. Ford Greets Kiowa Tribal Chairman Big Bow and other Native Americans at a Campaign Rally in Lawton, Oklahoma

President Gerald R. Ford Meeting with Pope Paul VI, Bishop Jacques Martin, and Others in the Papal Library at the Vatican

President Gerald R. Ford Arranging a Wreath Placed at the Oswiecim (Auschwitz) International Monument at the Site of Auschwitz Concentration Camp in Poland

President Gerald R. Ford Speaking with Henry Kissinger and Vice President Nelson Rockefeller in the Oval Office Prior to a National Security Council Meeting to Discuss the Situation in South Vietnam

President Gerald R. Ford Holding a Refugee Baby on an Evacuation Bus at San Francisco International Airport Following the Arrival of an Operation Babylift Plane from South Vietnam

President Gerald R. Ford Speaking at the Marine Corps War Memorial (Iwo Jima Memorial) in Commemoration of the 200th Anniversary of the U.S. Marine Corps

Donald Rumsfeld Does a Handstand on a Chair

President Gerald R. Ford and Major General Frederic Davison Saluting the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier during a Veterans Day Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery

First Lady Betty Ford and Singer Tony Orlando Dancing in the East Room Following a State Dinner Honoring the President of Finland

President Gerald R. Ford Delivering Remarks in the Tulane University Field House during a Tulane University Convocation Ceremony in New Orleans, Louisiana

Susan Ford with the Beach Boys and Others at the White House

First Lady Betty Ford, Susan Ford, Pearl Bailey, and Others Standing in the Lobby of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

President Ford Addressing Delegates during the Plenary Session of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE) in Finlandia Hall in Helsinki, Finland

Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Viewing Victoria Falls from a Bridge on the Border Between Zambia and Rhodesia during a Trip to Africa

Nurses and Vietnamese Refugee Children on an Operation Babylift Flight Upon its Arrival at San Francisco International Airport

Catholic Cardinals Attending the 41st International Eucharistic Congress in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

President Gerald R. Ford Delivering Remarks at the Commissioning Ceremony for the USS Nimitz in Norfolk, Virginia

President Gerald R. Ford Delivering Remarks in Front of Infantry Hall and the "Follow Me" Statue at Fort Benning, Georgia, in Celebration of the 200th Anniversary of the U.S. Army and U.S. Army Infantry

President Gerald R. Ford Visiting His Dog Liberty's Puppies in the White House Kennels

President Gerald R. Ford, Secretary of the Navy J. William Middendorf, and the Naval Academy Superintendent Vice Admiral William Mack Watch the First Half of the 75th Army-Navy Football Game at John F. Kennedy Stadium

President Gerald R. Ford, Pope Paul VI, and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Examine a Silver Eagle Statue in the Pontifical Residence at the Vatican

President Gerald R. Ford Admires a Gift Given to Him By Commander of Midshipmen James Adams and Captain of Corps of Cadets James Abcouwer While Crossing the Field at Halftime during the 75th Army-Navy Football Game at John F. Kennedy Stadium

First Lady Betty Ford, President Gerald R. Ford, and Susan Ford Playing with Their Dog Liberty's Puppies in the Rose Garden

Guests Holding Puppies at an Anniversary Party for President Gerald R. Ford and First Lady Betty Ford

President Gerald R. Ford Talking with Princess Diane von Furstenberg and Fashion Designer Luis Estevez during a State Dinner Honoring the Prince Minister of Ireland

President Gerald R. Ford, Henry Kissinger, and the U.S. Delegation in Finlandia Hall at the Opening of the Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe (CSCE), in Helsinki, Finland

NASA Administrator Dr. James Fletcher Presenting a Model of the Space Shuttle Enterprise to President Gerald R. Ford in the Oval Office

President Gerald R. Ford and Representative Barbara Jordan of Texas at the Signing Ceremony for H.R. 6219, Extending the Voting Rights Act of 1965

President Gerald R. Ford and White House Coordinator of Bicentennial Affairs Milt Mitler Viewing a Plaque of the Declaration of Independence Written Out in Alphabet Noodles

President Gerald R. Ford and Generalissimo Francisco Franco Riding in a Ceremonial Parade in Madrid, Spain

President Gerald R. Ford Watches His Dog Liberty's Puppies Playing on the South Lawn of the White House

President Gerald R. Ford and Chinese Officials Viewing Sheep on Display in the Agricultural Exhibition Hall in Peking, People's Republic of China

President Gerald R. Ford Presiding Over a National Security Council Meeting Regarding the Situation in South Vietnam

President Gerald R. Ford, Governor Robert Ray, 4-H Club Members, and Livestock Growers Looking at Cattle at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa

President Gerald R. Ford and Secretary of State Henry Kissinger Review a Map of the Sinai Peninsula during a Meeting with Bipartisan Congressional Leaders in the Cabinet Room

President Gerald R. Ford Standing with Children Wearing F-O-R-D Shirts at a Reception for Texas State President Ford Committee Staff and Volunteers in San Antonio, Texas

President Gerald R. Ford Meeting with Bipartisan Congressional Leaders in the Red Room following His Swearing In as 38th President of the United States

President Gerald R. Ford and First Lady Betty Ford Exiting the South Portico of the White House Prior to an Arrival Ceremony for the President of France

President Gerald R. Ford and French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing Walking outside of the Chateau de Rambouillet during the International Economic Summit Conference in Rambouillet, France

Edward J. King Presenting a Pewter Spirit of ‘76 Sculpture to President Gerald R. Ford in Boston, Massachusetts

President Gerald R. Ford and Roy Wilkins in the Rose Garden Following the Signing Ceremony for H.R. 6219, Extending the Voting Rights Act of 1965

Former Baltimore Colts Quarterback Johnny Unitas Presenting a Signed Football to President Gerald R. Ford at the Sheraton Orlando Jetport Inn in Orlando, Florida

President Gerald R. Ford and Major General Robert Yerks Render Honors at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day

First Lady Betty Ford Laughing with Passengers aboard Her Plane on a Trip to Alabama

President Gerald R. Ford with Admiral Ralph Cousins, Commander of the U.S. Atlantic Fleet, and Secretary of Defense Secretary of Defense James Schlesinger on the Starboard Elevator of the USS Nimitz during the Ship's Commissioning Ceremony in Norfolk, Virginia

First Lady Betty Ford Reviewing Clothing Designs with Fashion Designer Albert Capraro in the West Sitting Room of the White House

Golden Retriever Puppies Playing on the South Lawn of the White House

First Lady Betty Ford and Susan Ford Playing with Their Puppy Misty during a Photo Shoot for Parade Magazine in the White House Solarium

First Lady Betty Ford Takes a Photograph using a Polaroid SX-70 Camera

View of the Crowd at the Dedication Ceremony for Libby Dam in Libby, Montana

First Lady Betty Ford Dancing with Prince Philip of Great Britain in the State Dining Room during a State Dinner Honoring Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip

Supreme Court Justice Warren Burger Administering the Oath of Office to Vice President Nelson A. Rockefeller in the Senate Chamber in the United States Capitol

Fashion Designer Albert Capraro Fitting a Gown for First Lady Betty Ford in the Presidential Suite of the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York City