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James K. Polk Ancestral Home

The James K. Polk Ancestral Home, also known as James K. Polk Home State Historic Site, is a historic house museum at 301 West 7th Street in Columbia, Tennessee. Built in 1816, it is the only surviving private resident of United States President James K. Polk. Wikipedia*

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The James K. Polk Ancestral Home has 5 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1994, President James K. Polk Home. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 4,758 views per program. Most appearances with John Holtzapple (4). Most common tags: Polk, James K., Life Portraits.

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    James K. Polk Ancestral Home

    John Holtzapple led a tour of the James K. Polk Ancestral Home in Columbia, Tennessee. It is the only surviving home -- save…

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    Walter Borneman talked about his book Polk: The Man Who Transformed the Presidency and America (Random House, April 8, 2008). In his…

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    Life Portrait of James K. Polk

    In the eleventh in a series on American presidents, the life and career of James Polk was discussed. Mr. Seale talked about President…

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    President James K. Polk Home

    Mr. Holtzapple spoke about the political career of James K. Polk, the 11th U.S. President.

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