John Simon

John Simon

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John Simon was an Executive Director with 15 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1987 Senate Committee as a Professor for the Yale University. The year with the most videos was 1994 with three videos as a Professor for History in the Southern Illinois University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 1999 with an average of 3,060 views per program. Most appearances with Frank J. Williams (4), Brian Lamb (3), John E. Splaine (3). Most common tags: Grant, Ulysses S., Lincoln, Abraham, Lincoln-Douglas Debates.

Appearances by Title:c. June 17, 1994 - Present Professor, History, Southern Illinois University Videos: 8 c. September 25, 1987 - Present Professor, Yale University Videos: 2


Executive Director, Ulysses S. Grant Association c. April 27, 1997 - c. April 30, 1997 Videos: 5

Recent Appearances

  • The Unpopular Mrs. Lincoln

    The Unpopular Mrs. Lincoln

    Professor Simon, an original member of the Lincoln Forum’s executive committee, delivered the closing speech of the…

  • What's New in Lincoln Books

    What's New in Lincoln Books

    At the Lincoln Forum Symposium historians and Abraham Lincoln scholars discussed new books about Abraham Lincoln and his times. The…

  • Lincoln Prize Ceremony

    Lincoln Prize Ceremony

    The Lincoln and Soldiers Institute at Gettysburg College presented the annual Lincoln Prize awards. The Lincoln Prize is awarded for the…

  • Biographies of Ulysses S. Grant

    Biographies of Ulysses S. Grant

    The panelists discussed the life of Ulysses S. Grant. They answered questions about Grant from moderator James McPherson,…

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