Chicago Political Conventions

Mr. Burke and Professor spoke about their new book, Inside the Wigman: Chicago’s Presidential Conventions, which examines the… read more

Mr. Burke and Professor spoke about their new book, Inside the Wigman: Chicago’s Presidential Conventions, which examines the fifty political conventions in Chicago since the Republican Convention in 1860. They also took questions from the audience. They also compared the riotous nature of the 1864 and 1968 Democratic conventions. close

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Chicago Political Conventions

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Program ID:
74586-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
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Forum
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Aug 23, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 24, 1996

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  • Aug 23, 1996 | 6:25pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 24, 1996 | 3:53am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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