Life Portrait of Woodrow Wilson

In the twenty-seventh in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Woodrow… read more

In the twenty-seventh in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Woodrow Wilson. Among the issues they discussed were his boyhood during Reconstruction, his career as an academic, his participation in the progressive movement, U.S. participation in World War I, and the struggle to join the League of Nations. During the program various archival footage was shown, sites relating to Wilson were shown and a teacher from Woodrow Wilson School was interviewed via telephone. Additionally the Ovation Singers sang songs from Wilson’s time and guests responded to viewer comments and questions. close

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Life Portrait of Woodrow Wilson

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Program ID:
151624-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Staunton, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 13, 1999
Last Aired:
Sep 22, 2013

Airing Details

  • Sep 13, 1999 | 9:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 14, 1999 | 4:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 14, 1999 | 5:58am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 17, 1999 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 17, 1999 | 9:29pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 1999 | 9:03pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 01, 2000 | 3:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 2000 | 11:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2000 | 12:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 04, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 05, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 24, 2001 | 3:01am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 04, 2007 | 4:56am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 22, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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