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    Book Discussion on 31 Days

    Barry Werth talked about his book 31 Days: The Crisis That Gave Us the Government We Have Today, published by Nan A. Talese. He described the tumultuous first month of the Ford…

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    Legacy of Gerald R. Ford

    Author Jon Meacham talked about the life and legacy of former President Gerald Ford on the 100th anniversary of his birth. The nation’s 38th chief executive, President Ford was…

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    Book Discussion on Family of Freedom: Presidents and African Americans in the White House

    Kenneth Walsh talked about his book, Family of Freedom: Presidents and African Americans in the White House. He talked about the history of the presidency through the lens of the…

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    Gerald Ford Presidential Museum 30th Anniversary

    Following opening remarks from Elaine Didier and Susan Ford, James Baker talked about former President Gerald Ford’s leadership traits and actions. Former Secretary of State…

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    Book Discussion on Write It When I 'm Gone

    Tom DeFrank talked about his book Write It When I’m Gone: Remarkable Off-the-Record Conversations with Gerald R. Ford, published by Putnam. The book is based on a series of…

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    Book Discussion on Gerald Ford and the Challenges of the 1970s

    Yanek Mieczkowski spoke about his book Gerald Ford and the Challenges of the 1970s, published by the University Press of Kentucky. Professor Mieczkowski wrote that President Gerald…

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    Ford Funeral Arrangements

    A spokesman for the Ford family announced plans for the funeral of President Gerald Ford.

    The announcement was made in the Palm Desert, California, civic center.

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    Life in a Presidential Family

    Steven Ford, the son of former President Gerald Ford, spoke about his White House years and life in a presidential family and showed many slides. He was 18 years old when his father…

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    President Ford Testimony on September 1975 Assassination Attempt

    President Ford testified about a 1975 assassination attempt on his life by Lynette “Squeaky” Fromm, a follower of Charles Manson.

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