Life Portrait of Gerald R. Ford

In the thirty-seventh in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Gerald Ford. Among… read more

In the thirty-seventh in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Gerald Ford. Among the issues they discussed were his early career and family life, the decision to nominate him as vice president after Spiro Agnew resigned, and how his presidency helped heal the nation after President Nixon resigned. During the program various still photographs, video footage and artifacts relating to his life and career were shown. A teacher from Gerald Ford Elementary School in Palm Desert, California was interviewed via telephone and guests responded to viewer comments and questions. close

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Life Portrait of Gerald R. Ford

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Program ID:
151634-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Nov 22, 1999
Last Aired:
Dec 1, 2013

Airing Details

  • Nov 22, 1999 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 1999 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 26, 1999 | 9:34pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 30, 1999 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 18, 2000 | 12:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 10, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2001 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 13, 2001 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2001 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 15, 2001 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 27, 2006 | 12:49am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 27, 2006 | 3:16am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 03, 2007 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 01, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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