Quiz: Presidential Libraries Test your knowledge of these important institutions. March 26, 2009 Comments SHARE Which president started the tradition of creating a presidential library? Calvin Coolidge Herbert Hoover Franklin Roosevelt Harry Truman How many official presidential libraries (overseen by the Office of Presidential Libraries) are there in the United States? 6 13 21 34 The Office of Presidential Libraries is part of what larger government body? Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Department of Education White House Office of Administration National Archives and Records Administration What state is home to the most official presidential libraries? New York California Texas Ohio Which president does not have an official or unofficial library? George Washington John Quincy Adams Abraham Lincoln Rutherford Hayes True or false: Presidential records that document the constitutional, statutory, and ceremonial duties of the office are the property of the president, not the U.S. government. True False Where will George W. Bush’s permanent presidential library be housed? Texas Tech University Southern Methodist University University of Texas–Austin University of Houston Whose presidential library contains the largest collection of presidential papers and artifacts? Richard Nixon's Ronald Reagan's George H.W. Bush's Bill Clinton's Click here for the answers.