Jeb Magruder Oral History Interview, Part 1

In 1969 Jeb Magruder began working as a special assistant to President Nixon. After doing some work on the midterm elections of 1970,… read more

In 1969 Jeb Magruder began working as a special assistant to President Nixon. After doing some work on the midterm elections of 1970, he became the deputy campaign director with the Committee for the Re-Election of the President and then went on to work for the Commerce Department. In 1974 he was sentenced to prison on Watergate related charges, prompting him to publish a memoir, An American Life: One Man’s Road to Watergate. Mr. Magruder discussed his early work in politics and the Nixon administration and the re-election campaign.

This program is the first of two parts.

This is a portion of the interview conducted by Timothy Naftali and Paul Musgrave on March 23, 2007, in Columbus, Ohio, for the Nixon Presidential Materials Staff at the National Archives and Records Administration, soon to be part of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. close

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Program ID:
301794-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Columbus, Ohio, United States
First Aired:
Nov 5, 2011
Last Aired:
Nov 7, 2011

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  • Nov 05, 2011 | 8:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 06, 2011 | 3:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 07, 2011 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3

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