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Biographical Directory of the United States Congress

The 2005 publication of the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress, 1774-2005 provides biographical, archival, and bibliographical information for all senators, representatives, vice presidents, and members of the Continental Congress who served between 1774-2005. This edition is available through GPO online. The Directory is also available through an online database that is frequently updated.

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Oral History Project

Oral history Interviews with senators, officers, staff, and others provide insight into the history and evolution of the Senate.  

A&H Related Links

Featured Biographies provide information about the lives of more than sixty senators.

Organizational Chart

This chart shows the relationships among Senate leaders and officers who manage the flow of legislative and administrative business in the Senate.