Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum
Simi Valley, California
The Ronald W. Reagan Presidential Library & Museum was dedicated on November 4, 1991, as the Cold War was ending. With over 50 million pages of documentation, and 1.5 million photographs, Simi Valley has become a pilgrimage site for Americans -- since opening day more than 800,000 visitors have toured the Reagan Library & Museum.
Photos and text © Gleaves Whitney 2005