Life Portrait of William Howard Taft

In the twenty-sixth in a series on American presidents Scholars and others discussed the life and career of William Howard Taft. Among… read more

In the twenty-sixth in a series on American presidents Scholars and others discussed the life and career of William Howard Taft. Among the subjects addressed were Taft’s career as a politician and Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, his family life, and his legal career. During the program various sites and memorabilia relating to Taft were shown and two descendents were interviewed. Guests responded to viewer comments and questions. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Burton, David Professor St. Joseph's University->History Department
  • Henderson, Ray Chief William Howard Taft National Historic Site->Interpretation Division
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Life Portrait of William Howard Taft

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Program ID:
151620-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Cincinnati, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Sep 6, 1999
Last Aired:
Sep 15, 2013

Airing Details

  • Sep 06, 1999 | 9:26am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 06, 1999 | 12:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 10, 1999 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 11, 1999 | 1:48am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 1999 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 17, 2000 | 12:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 25, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 26, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 28, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 28, 2001 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 29, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 30, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 15, 2013 | 8:28am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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