President Nixon's Meeting with Elvis

In commemoration of the 75th birthday of Elvis Presley on January 8, 2010, the National Archives held a discussion of his White House… read more

In commemoration of the 75th birthday of Elvis Presley on January 8, 2010, the National Archives held a discussion of his White House meeting with then President Richard Nixon on December 21, 1970. Egil “Bud” Krogh, who was assistant to the counsel to the president 1969"1973, and Jerry Schilling, a long-time friend of Elvis Presley, were present in the Oval Office. They gave their eyewitness accounts of the meeting along with on-screen projections of related photographs, memos, and correspondence in the holdings of the National Archives. A video clip of an interview with former President Nixon in 1990 was also shown. They responded to questions from members of the audience. Mr. Naftali moderated. close

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

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President Nixon's Meeting with Elvis

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Program ID:
291095-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 6, 2010
Last Aired:
Jul 5, 2010

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  • Jan 06, 2010 | 7:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 17, 2010 | 2:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 17, 2010 | 8:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 18, 2010 | 2:17am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 18, 2010 | 8:17am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2010 | 12:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 04, 2010 | 6:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2010 | 12:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2010 | 6:46am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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