Book Discussion on Dear Young Friend: Letters of American Presidents

Mr. and Mrs. Weintraub spoke to a group of 4th and 5th-grade children about their book Dear Young Friend: The Letters of American… read more

Mr. and Mrs. Weintraub spoke to a group of 4th and 5th-grade children about their book Dear Young Friend: The Letters of American Presidents to Children, published by Stackpole Books. The book is a collection of letters that presidents have written to their own children, as well as responses to letters from children who wrote to the president asking questions or offering advice. The book includes letters from George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Theodore Roosevelt, John Kennedy, and Richard Nixon, among others. The editors also answered questions from the students. close

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Book Discussion on Dear Young Friend: Letters of American Presidents

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162023-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Eugene, Oregon, United States
First Aired:
Jan 20, 2001
Last Aired:
Aug 17, 2002

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  • Jan 20, 2001 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 20, 2001 | 3:13pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 11, 2001 | 10:31pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 30, 2002 | 8:59am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 17, 2002 | 9:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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