In the wake of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, people from around the world united and voiced their sympathy and support for the United States. The World Reacts Flip Book contains a small sample of condolence materials from citizens of over 75 countries.
Presidents have long used social events to foster diplomatic ties. The menus and photographs selected for the Flip-book illustrate the wide range of diplomatic and social events hosted by President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush at the White House, Camp David, and the Prairie Chapel Ranch.
This gallery consists of 25 digital photographs taken throughout the Administration of President George W. Bush of Tee Ball on the South Lawn, an annual event that began in April 2001 and featured teams from across the Washington D.C. region.
This gallery consists of 60 photographs taken from September 11, 2001 through October 30, 2001. These photos focus on the 9/11 terrorist attacks and the President's leadership during that terrible time in our nation's history.
This gallery consists of 40 digital photographs taken throughout the Administration of President George W. Bush and provided to the public as lithographs.
See documents from President George W. Bush's time in the White House including Proclamations, letters from American children, President Bush's note handwritten on the last day of debris removal from Ground Zero, and the President's own speech cards.
Watch videos recorded by the White House Communications Agency during the Presidency of George W. Bush. Videos include speeches about the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, inaugural addresses, bill signing statements, and more.
Watch the Barney Cam videos recorded by the White House Communications Agency during the Presidency of George W. Bush. From 2002 through 2008, Barney and Miss Beazley hosted a series of holiday videos at the White House.
Rotate artifacts 360 degrees or zoom in and zoom out to explore some of the 43,000 gifts given to President George W. Bush and Mrs. Laura Bush by American citizens and foreign Heads of State.
Dining and Diplomacy Gallery