Lou Cannon Oral History Interview, Part 1

Journalist Lou Cannon talked about covering the Nixon administration, getting to know Richard Nixon and covering his first campaigns, and… read more

Journalist Lou Cannon talked about covering the Nixon administration, getting to know Richard Nixon and covering his first campaigns, and the relationship between President Nixon and President Reagan. Mr. Cannon worked for the San Jose Mercury News from 1961 to 1969 and the Washington Post from 1972 to 1998. He has written biographies of Ronald Reagan.

This oral history interview was conducted by Timothy Naftali and Greg Cumming on February 21, 2008, in Yorba Linda, California, for the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. close

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

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  • Cannon, Lou Senior Correspondent (Former) Washington Post->White House
  • Cumming, Gregory Supervisory Archivist Nixon Presidential Library and Museum
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Program ID:
303073-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Yorba Linda, California, United States
First Aired:
Dec 31, 2011
Last Aired:
Jan 2, 2012

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  • Dec 31, 2011 | 8:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 01, 2012 | 3:02pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2012 | 4:01am EST | C-SPAN 3

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