Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics

At the Dole Institute, we strive to further the archive’s educational mission in a way that is accessible to children, students and adults. Permanent exhibits at the Dole Institute tell the inspiring story of Senator Dole’s life, from his earliest days as a child growing up in Russell, Kansas, through his remarkable military and political career to the present day.

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Exhibits at the Dole Archive
Object Collection




Legacies of '76 includes online resources and interactive features with historical material documenting Bob Dole's 1976 Vice Presidential campaign.

Research Topics
A student researcher reads through archival materials

Research resources in the Dole Archives curated by topic


Digital Collections