Life as Harry Truman\'s Grandson

Clifton Truman Daniel, the grandson of President Harry Truman, shared memories of his grandfather. He spoke about the challenges of… read more

Clifton Truman Daniel, the grandson of President Harry Truman, shared memories of his grandfather. He spoke about the challenges of growing up in the shadow of a president in a talk titled “Presidents Shouldn’t Have Descendants.” Following his remarks, Mr. Daniel responded to questions and comments from members of the audience.

The symposium “In the Shadow of Greatness: The Lives of Presidential Children” was held at Hildene, the historic summer home of Robert Todd Lincoln. close

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

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Life as Harry Truman\'s Grandson

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Program ID:
187697-3
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Manchester, Vermont, United States
First Aired:
Oct 8, 2005
Last Aired:
Nov 25, 2005

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  • Oct 08, 2005 | 9:55pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 08, 2005 | 11:51pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 24, 2005 | 1:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 24, 2005 | 9:58pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 25, 2005 | 1:50am EST | C-SPAN 2
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