William Ruckelshaus Oral History Interview, Part 2

In 1968, William Ruckelshaus began his career in the Nixon administration as the assistant attorney general. He was later appointed… read more

In 1968, William Ruckelshaus began his career in the Nixon administration as the assistant attorney general. He was later appointed the first administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, acting director of the Federal Bureau of InvestigationI, and finally deputy attorney general at the Justice Department. Mr. Ruckelshaus talked about life in the Nixon administration during Watergate, the “Saturday Night Massacre” and his resignation.

This is the second part presented.

This is a portion of the interview conducted by Timothy Naftali and Paul Milazzo on April 12, 2007, at the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, California, 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

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

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  • Paul C. Milazzo Assistant Professor Ohio University->History Department
  • Timothy J. Naftali Director National Archives and Records Administration->Nixon Presidential Materials Project
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William Ruckelshaus Oral History Interview, Part 2

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Program ID:
302920-2
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Yorba Linda, California, United States
First Aired:
Dec 24, 2011
Last Aired:
Oct 21, 2013

Airing Details

  • Dec 24, 2011 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 25, 2011 | 3:01pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 26, 2011 | 3:59am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 19, 2013 | 8:51am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2013 | 4:50am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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