Life and Career of Jim Lehrer

Jim Lehrer, television journalist, author, and playwright, discussed his career in journalism, including his involvement in the production… read more

Jim Lehrer, television journalist, author, and playwright, discussed

his career in journalism, including his involvement in the production

of the MacNeil/Lehrer Newshour and his other vocations and

avocations. Mr. Lehrer was interviewed in a room at his home filled with bus line memorabilia. He explained that his father was

in the “bus business” and Mr. Lehrer began collecting signs, toy

buses, tickets, caps, and even a full-sized, operating bus. close

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

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Life and Career of Jim Lehrer

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Program ID:
36760-1
Category:
American Profile
Format:
American Profile Interview
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 1, 1993
Last Aired:
Oct 6, 1996

Airing Details

  • Jan 01, 1993 | 9:05am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 1993 | 2:41pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 1993 | 9:05pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 02, 1993 | 1:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 02, 1993 | 4:28am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 06, 1996 | 5:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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