David Hume Kennerly Oral History Interview

Photographer David Hume Kennerly recalled his coverage of Richard Nixon from his 1968 presidential campaign through his 1974… read more

Photographer David Hume Kennerly recalled his coverage of Richard Nixon from his 1968 presidential campaign through his 1974 resignation. President Ford then asked him to join his White House and document his presidency. At the time, Mr. Kennerly was only in his twenties, even though he was already a veteran Vietnam combat photographer and a Pulitzer Prize winner. Other topics included the assassination of Senator Robert Kennedy and his service in Vietnam.

This interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on January 28, 2008, in Yorba Linda, California, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library.  close

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

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David Hume Kennerly Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
298517-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Yorba Linda, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 2, 2011
Last Aired:
Jul 16, 2012

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  • Apr 02, 2011 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 02, 2011 | 9:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 03, 2011 | 1:54am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 03, 2011 | 2:21pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 03, 2011 | 3:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 04, 2011 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 14, 2012 | 8:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 15, 2012 | 3:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 16, 2012 | 3:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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