Book Discussion on John Tyler: The Accidental President

A look at the life of President John Tyler. Tyler was the first Vice President to become President after the death of an incumbent -… read more

A look at the life of President John Tyler. Tyler was the first Vice President to become President after the death of an incumbent - in this case, William Henry Harrison. Historian Edward Crapol looks back at the man he sees as a bold leader - but who, in his own lifetime, was dubbed “His Accidency.” The Kansas City Public Library hosted this hour-long event. close

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

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  • Crapol, Edward P. Professor Emeritus College of William and Mary->Tyler (Lyon Gardiner) History Department

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Book Discussion on John Tyler: The Accidental President

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Program ID:
306305-1
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Public Affairs Event
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Speech
Location:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Sep 6, 2012
Last Aired:
Oct 21, 2012

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  • Sep 06, 2012 | 2:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 06, 2012 | 10:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 07, 2012 | 7:02am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2012 | 8:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 14, 2012 | 7:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 20, 2012 | 3:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2012 | 2:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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