A burglary in June 1972 at the Watergate office complex in our nation’s capital, had more wide ranging consequences than ever thought imaginable. The Watergate scandal revealed plot and intrigue that shook the world of politics and ultimately brought down President Nixon.
This interestingly presented site, The Watergate Files from the Gerald R. Ford Library & Museum tells the story of Watergate with timelines, events and looks at the key players involved. Also included are multimedia resources such as digitized documents, photographs and video files. A must for students, history lovers and those who appreciate a good conspiracy!