Mathilde Krim Interview

Mathilde Krim, whose husband Arthur was a major fundraiser for the Democratic Party and chairman of United Artists in the 1960s, spoke… read more

Mathilde Krim, whose husband Arthur was a major fundraiser for the Democratic Party and chairman of United Artists in the 1960s, spoke about meeting Lyndon Johnson when he was Vice President. Their two families became close friends and the Krim’s visited the White House and the Johnson ranch frequently. She said the couple was present when President Johnson told his family that he was considering not running for a second term. Mathilde Krim received the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2000 for her AIDS work. She was a Founding Chair of the American Foundation for AIDS Research. close

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Mathilde Krim Interview

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Program ID:
317571-1
Category:
Interview
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Interview
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First Aired:
Feb 15, 2014
Last Aired:
Mar 30, 2014

Airing Details

  • Feb 15, 2014 | 8:01am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 16, 2014 | 2:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 17, 2014 | 4:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 22, 2014 | 12:35pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 22, 2014 | 5:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 23, 2014 | 3:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 30, 2014 | 9:22am EDT | C-SPAN 3