Archives, Executive Mansion, Monrovia
President W. V. S. Tubman in the 1960s, the Executive Mansion has functioned
more as the seat of the executive branch than a residence after the Tubman
|After his visit
to Liberia in 2000, Professor Elwood Dunn reported that the presidential
papers of Tubman, Tolbert, Doe, Sawyer (Interim) & Taylor were seen
intact in the Executive Mansion & under the care of a Records Manager. Organization was a significant issue,
Mansion, Monrovia Liberia Home To The President of The Republic Of Liberia.
The Mansion has housed four of Liberia's presidents, William V.S. Tubman,
William R. Tolbert, Samuel K. Doe & Charles G. Taylor.
|In January 1960,
the cornerstone of the New Executive Mansion was laid by the
Masonic Craft of Liberia. The executive mansion was built during
the Tubman Administration & has served as the home & office of the
President of Liberia, since the 1960's.
|The entire south
side of the Executive Mansion overlooks the Atlantic ocean. The view of
the Atlantic from the Mansion is spectacular.