David Gergen Oral History Interview

David Gergen began his political career in 1971 as a staff assistant on President Nixon’s speech writing team. He talked about… read more

David Gergen began his political career in 1971 as a staff assistant on President Nixon’s speech writing team. He talked about his relationship with President Nixon, the speech writing process, and how he came to write President Nixon’s letter of resignation.

This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali on August 5, 2009, in Cambridge, Massachusetts, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. close

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

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David Gergen Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
302017-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 19, 2011
Last Aired:
Apr 12, 2012

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  • Nov 19, 2011 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 20, 2011 | 3:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 21, 2011 | 4:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 11, 2012 | 9:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2012 | 12:39am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2012 | 3:45am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 12, 2012 | 6:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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