Life Portrait of Calvin Coolidge

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

In the twenty-ninth in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Calvin Coolidge. Among the issues they addressed were Coolidge’s early law and political careers, his rise to president upon the death of Warren Harding, and his struggles with progressive politicians. During the program various sites associated with Coolidge were shown and an actor portrayed Coolidge. Also, a student from Calvin Coolidge Elementary School was interviewed by telephone and guests responded to viewer questions and comments. close

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

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Life Portrait of Calvin Coolidge

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Program ID:
151626-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Vermont, United States
First Aired:
Sep 27, 1999
Last Aired:
Oct 6, 2013

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  • Sep 27, 1999 | 9:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 01, 1999 | 8:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 01, 1999 | 9:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 28, 1999 | 12:59pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 17, 2000 | 1:23pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 15, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 16, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 18, 2001 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 19, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 20, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 06, 2013 | 8:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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