History and Culture in America

Speaking on the topic, “History as a Source of Strength,” Mr. McCullough examined the importance of learning lessons from… read more

Speaking on the topic, “History as a Source of Strength,” Mr. McCullough examined the importance of learning lessons from history. Prior to Mr. McCullough’s lecture, former President Ford lauded Mr. McCullough for his work and called him “the pre-eminent historian in America.” Mr. McCullough said that there is a problem in America in that the nation is raising a generation of children who are “historically illiterate.” close

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History and Culture in America

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Program ID:
95466-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Grand Rapids, Michigan, United States
First Aired:
Dec 31, 1997
Last Aired:
Jan 4, 1998

Airing Details

  • Dec 31, 1997 | 8:01pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 1997 | 11:18pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 01, 1998 | 7:34am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 04, 1998 | 3:20pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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