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    Nixon Departure from White House

    President and Mrs. Nixon left the White House after his resignation on August 9, 1974.

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    President Nixon Resignation Address

    President Nixon addressed the nation saying that he would resign effective at noon on August 9, 1974. The speech was delivered on television from the Oval Office on August 8, 1974.

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    President Nixon Funeral

    Former presidents, congressional leaders, family and friends gathered
    to honor the 37th president. Those eulogizing the former president
    included former Secretary of State Henry…

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    President Nixon in China

    President Nixon was the first American president to visit China. During his historic trip to China in 1972, President Nixon met with Chou en-Lai and gave remarks in Beijing and other…

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    Pat Nixon Funeral

    Former first lady Pat Nixon was eulogized in a funeral ceremony in the garden outside the Richard M. Nixon Presidential Library. Former presidents Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and…

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    Nixon-Khrushchev Kitchen Debate

    Vice President Nixon and Premier Krushchev waged an impromptu debate on the benefits of communism vs. capitalism, which became known as the “kitchen debate.” They were…

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    'Checkers' Speech

    Responding to allegations that he operated an illegal “slush” fund, Senator Nixon talked about his finances and denied any wrongdoing. He also outlined the case for…

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    1974 State of the Union Address

    President Nixon gave his annual State of the Union address and focused on an energy crisis and efforts to secure a Middle East peace. He also spoke about the Watergate investigation…

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    President Nixon's Farewell to Staff

    Following mounting pressure from Republican and Democratic leaders, President Richard Milhous Nixon resigned August 9,1974. That morning, the president and his family addressed…

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    Seize the Moment, Part 1

    Former President Richard Nixon discussed his book Seize the Moment: America’s Challenge in a One-Superpower World, published by Simon and Schuster. In his book, he assesses the…

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    Book Discussion on Nixon Off the Record

    Ms. Crowley talked about her book, Nixon off the Record, published by Random House. It is based on her recordings of conversations the former president had with her and others…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate

    Republican presidential nominee Richard Nixon and Democratic presidential candidate Sen. John Kennedy participated in the first televised presidential debate aired on the NBC…

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    President Nixon 1969 Inauguration

    C-SPAN showed a highlight of the first inauguration of Richard Nixon courtesy of the Senate Recording Studio.

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    Reagan Presidential Library Dedication

    The Ronald Reagan Presidential Library was presented as a gift to the American people. The career of former President Reagan was reviewed by the speakers. The library will be the…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate

    Mr. Howe moderated the fourth and final debate between the two presidential candidates in 1960. The debate focused on foreign policy issues. The candidates debated questions…

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    'Silent Majority' Speech

    President Nixon talked to the nation about the prospects for peace in Vietnam. He outlined a program of “Vietnamization” in which the U.S. military would gradually turn…

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    President Nixon Interview

    In a never-before broadcast interview, Mr. Gannon talked to President Nixon about his perceptions of former presidents and his personal recollections of several politicians.

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    Oval Office Historical Perspective

    The Oval Office was discussed from an historical perspective. Several clips were shown to depict the changes that the Oval Office has gone through. The Oval Office was first…

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    Richard Nixon Interview

    Former President Richard Nixon spoke with independent producer George Colburn about President Dwight Eisenhower’s military and political career. President Nixon served as Dwight…

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    Presidential Candidates Debate

    Mr. McGee moderated the second 1960 debate between the two presidential candidates. The candidates responded in turn to questions from the panelists.

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