James "Scotty" Barrett Reston

James "Scotty" Barrett Reston

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James "Scotty" Barrett Reston was a Correspondent for the New York Times with four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1964 Compiled Program. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1995 with an average of 478 views per program.

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Correspondent, [New York Times] September 1, 1939 - November 3, 1989 Videos: 4

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  • James Reston Interview

    James Reston Interview

    James Reston, the New York Times Washington bureau chief during Dwight D. Eisenhower’s presidency, spoke about President Eisenhower’s foreign…

  • <em>Deadline: A Memoir</em>

    Deadline: A Memoir

    James “Scotty” Reston, former Washington bureau chief, columnist, and executive editor of The New York Times, discussed his…

  • A Conversation Between Cronkite and Reston

    A Conversation Between Cronkite and Reston

    Two prominent leaders of broadcast and print media informally discussed the of the field.

  • The LBJ Tapes: January 8, 1964

    The LBJ Tapes: January 8, 1964

    President Lyndon Johnson talked about his State of the Union address, the federal budget, a tax bill and other legislative…

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