Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics



Archive Hours
Mon-Fri: 9:00am-noon

Museum Hours
Mon-Sat: 9:00am-5:00pm
          Sun:         12:00pm-5:00pm


Robert and Elizabeth Dole Archive and Special Collections
Dole Institute of Politics
2350 Petefish Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045
785-864-1405 (phone)
785-864-1414 (fax)

The Dole Archives and the Dole Institute of Politics does occasionally close for holidays or special events.
Please call to confirm hours when planning your visit.


Legacies of '76: Online Exhibit and Resources
1976 Web Exhibit

Online resources and interactive features with historical material documenting Dole's 1976 Vice Presidential campaign.

History Day Research Topics

Find materials for History Day here!

Explore Digital Collections

Come and browse the Dole Archives' Digital Collections!

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