Life Portrait of John Tyler

In the tenth in a series on American presidents, the life and career of John Tyler was discussed. Professor Crapol talked about… read more

In the tenth in a series on American presidents, the life and career of John Tyler was discussed. Professor Crapol talked about Tyler’s career and offered observations about the history of the period. Payne Tyler conducted a tour of the house and plantation. During the program descendants of Tyler and a student from Tyler, Texas were interviewed. Dancers in period costume performed the Virginia Reel in the ballroom. Participants responded to audience questions and comments. close

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Life Portrait of John Tyler

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Program ID:
123380-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Charles City County, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 1999
Last Aired:
Mar 31, 2013

Airing Details

  • May 17, 1999 | 9:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 17, 1999 | 11:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 1999 | 4:49am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 21, 1999 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 22, 1999 | 4:38am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 05, 1999 | 2:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 23, 1999 | 7:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 1999 | 2:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 22, 1999 | 5:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 03, 2000 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 05, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2001 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 08, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 09, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 31, 2013 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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