James K. Polk Memorial
The School Bus crew talked with Professor Sasser about the the life of James K. Polk, who served in the U.S. Congress for 12 years and was… read more
The School Bus crew talked with Professor Sasser about the the life of James K. Polk, who served in the U.S. Congress for 12 years and was speaker of the House for five years. Polk ran for president in 1844 against Henry Clay and became the 11th president of the United States. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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- James Sasser Professor Central Piedmont Community College (Charlotte, NC)
Ms. Dilda focused on the family of President Polk and his birthplace in Pineville, North Carolina.
President James K. Polk Birthplace
Scott Warren gave a tour of the birthplace of James K. Polk, 11th president of the United States, and talked about his…
President James K. Polk Home
Mr. Holtzapple spoke about the political career of James K. Polk, the 11th U.S. President.
Tomb of President Polk
Mr. Hoobler discussed the life and accomplishments of President James Polk.