Pathfinder of the West
Winston Groom, author of Forrest Gump, talked about John C. Fremont, who was an explorer, mapmaker, U.S. Senator from California, two-time… read more
Winston Groom, author of Forrest Gump, talked about John C. Fremont, who was an explorer, mapmaker, U.S. Senator from California, two-time Republican presidential candidate, Governor of the Arizona territory and a Union General during the Civil War. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- Deaton, Stan Publications Director Georgia Historical Society
- Groce, W. Todd President and CEO Georgia Historical Society
- Groom, Winston Author
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