Eisenhower and Nixon 1956 Acceptance Speeches

President Eisenhower and Vice President Nixon accepted their nominations to be the 1956 Republican candidates for president and vice… read more

President Eisenhower and Vice President Nixon accepted their nominations to be the 1956 Republican candidates for president and vice president. Between the speeches, first lady Mamie Eisenhower was presented with an organ, which she was donating to an Army hospital chapel, and eight-year-old David Eisenhower was made an honorary chair of the convention.

The Republican National Convention was held at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California. Comments from the news anchors are heard during this NBC broadcast. close

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Eisenhower and Nixon 1956 Acceptance Speeches

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Program ID:
3992-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 1988
Last Aired:
Aug 26, 2012

Airing Details

  • Aug 12, 1988 | 11:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 13, 1988 | 1:16pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 14, 1992 | 1:17pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 05, 1996 | 8:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 05, 1996 | 11:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 06, 1996 | 4:01am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 10, 1996 | 11:18am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 10, 1996 | 6:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 11, 1996 | 10:54pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 25, 1999 | 11:52am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 26, 1999 | 8:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 27, 1999 | 4:57am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 27, 1999 | 8:44am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 30, 1999 | 4:12am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 15, 1999 | 9:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 16, 1999 | 3:56am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 16, 1999 | 8:42am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 18, 1999 | 9:51am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 09, 1999 | 10:52pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 22, 2000 | 10:12pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 23, 2000 | 1:12am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 26, 2004 | 9:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2004 | 9:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2008 | 12:18pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 01, 2008 | 10:58pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 2012 | 2:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 25, 2012 | 7:43pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 26, 2012 | 2:09am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 26, 2012 | 7:20pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

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