Al Smith Dinner Compliation
Excerpts of previous Al Smith dinners along with an explanation of what they are.
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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Charles Evans Hughes, Presidential Contender
Historians Bernadette Meyler and David Pietrusza and former Solicitor General Paul Clement talked about the life and…
Adlai E. Stevenson II, Presidential Contender
Historian Richard Norton Smith, former Senator Adlai Stevenson III, and Newton Minow, who had worked for him, talked…
George Wallace, Presidential Contender
Dan Carter and Joe Reed talked about the life and career of George C. Wallace, Jr. (1919-1998) and responded to…
Wendell Willkie, Presidential Contender
Amity Shlaes, James Madison, and David Willkie talked about the life and career of 1940 Republican presidential nominee…