John Tyler Biographical Vignette
A brief biographical sketch of President John Tyler was shown.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
Senate Career of John Tyler
Mr. Ritchie talked about John Tyler’s controversial Senate career in which he revoked his party affiliation…
Papers of John Tyler
Mr. Gawalt showed some of the papers of John Tyler which are kept at the Library of Congress. Among the items…
Origin of Hail to the Chief
Lieutenant Colonel Foley talked about the origins of “Hail to the Chief,” which was originally a popular…
James K. Polk Biographical Vignette
A short summary was given of President James K. Polk’s accomplishments and life history.