Book Discussion on Will Rogers

Governor Keating and Mr. Wimmer read and discussed their picture book biography of Oklahoma native Will Rogers. The book,… read more

Governor Keating and Mr. Wimmer read and discussed their picture book biography of Oklahoma native Will Rogers. The book, published by Harcourt, follows Rogers from his childhood in Indian Territory and through his careers as a cowboy, an entertainer, and a newspaper columnist. Known for his wise and witty sayings, Will Rogers is quoted throughout the book. The author and illustrator shared the stage with various portraits of Will Rogers, and a Power Point presentation of the book’s illustrations was shown during the reading. After the auditorium presentation, Governor Keating and Mr. Wimmer joined 5th grade students in a classroom for a brief question and answer period. close

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Book Discussion on Will Rogers

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Program ID:
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Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
First Aired:
Oct 26, 2002
Last Aired:
Apr 9, 2006

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  • Oct 26, 2002 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 26, 2002 | 11:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 23, 2002 | 4:02am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 18, 2003 | 5:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 09, 2003 | 8:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 04, 2006 | 6:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 07, 2006 | 6:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 09, 2006 | 6:24am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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