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  • Hoover Presidential Library and Museums American Presidents Exhibit
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    Hoover Presidential Library and Museum's "American Presidents" Exhibit

    Curator Marcus Eckhard gave a tour of the "American Presidents: Life Portraits" exhibit at the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum. North Carolina painter and sculptor Chas Fagan originally created the portraits for C-SPAN in 1999 and recently added President Trump's portrait. ... Eckhard also showed additional objects the museum borrowed to accompany each of the 44 portraits.

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  • Abraham Lincoln and Photography
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    Abraham Lincoln and Photography

    David Ward provided a chronicle of President Abraham Lincoln's life through photographs and portraits. Images discussed range from portraits of the former president to battlefield photographs of the Civil War.

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    Open Phones

    Photographs were shown of the exhibit of C-SPAN's American Presidents Life Portraits currently in Elgin, Illinois.

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  • In Depth Arthur Brooks
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    In Depth with Arthur Brooks

    American Enterprise Institute President Arthur Brooks talked about his life and career and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

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    American Mirror

    Deborah Solomon talked about her book, American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell, in which she recounts the life of artist Norman Rockwell, best known for his portraits of American life in the Saturday Evening Post.

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  • Life Portrait of Bill Clinton
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    Life Portrait of Bill Clinton

    In the forty-first in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Bill Clinton.

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  • Portraits of James Monroe
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    Portraits of James Monroe

    Daniel Preston, editor of The Papers of James Monroe, presented paintings of the fifth president of the United States, including those done painted President Monroe's life. The Papers of James Monroe was a documentary editing project focusing on Monroe's life and career, and was based out of the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia.

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  • Life Portrait of George HW Bush
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    Life Portrait of George H.W. Bush

    In the fortieth in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of George Bush.

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of Ronald Reagan
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    Life Portrait of Ronald Reagan

    In the thirty-ninth in a series on American presidents, participants discussed the life and career of Ronald Reagan. Among the issues they discussed were his early film career, involvement in California politics, his penchant for a Western lifestyle, and the assassination attempt on his life.

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    American Mirror

    Deborah Solomon talked about her book, American Mirror: The Life and Art of Norman Rockwell, in which she recounts the life of artist Norman Rockwell, best known for his portraits of American life in the Saturday Evening Post. In her book, she examines Rockwell's canon of work and his personal life, which was marked by neurosis and bouts of depression.

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  • Life Portrait of Jimmy Carter
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    Life Portrait of Jimmy Carter

    In the thirty-eighth in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Jimmy Carter. ... They also talked about his life and work after the presidency.

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of Gerald R Ford
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    Life Portrait of Gerald R. Ford

    In the thirty-seventh in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Gerald Ford. Among the issues they discussed were his early career and family life, the decision to nominate him as vice president after Spiro Agnew resigned, and how his presidency helped heal the nation after President Nixon resigned. During the program various still photographs, video footage and artifacts relating to his life and career were shown.

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of Richard M Nixon
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    Life Portrait of Richard M. Nixon

    In the thirty-sixth in a series on American presidents scholars and historians talked the life and career of Richard Nixon. Among the issues they discussed were his family life, his early political career, his foreign policy, and the Watergate scandal and his subsequent resignation.

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of Lyndon B Johnson
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    Life Portrait of Lyndon B. Johnson

    In the thirty-fifth in a series on American presidents, scholars talked about the life and career of Lyndon B. ... They also talked about his personal life and time at the "Texas White House."

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of John F Kennedy
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    Life Portrait of John F. Kennedy

    In the thirty-fourth in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of John F. ... During the program various still photos, video footage and artifacts relating to his life were shown.

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of Dwight D Eisenhower
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    Life Portrait of Dwight D. Eisenhower

    In the thirty-third in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Dwight D.

    •   Life Portraits History & Society
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  • Life Portrait of Harry S Truman
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    Life Portrait of Harry S. Truman

    In the thirty-second in a series on American presidents, scholars discussed the life and career of Harry S.

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  • Life Portrait of Franklin D Roosevelt
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    Life Portrait of Franklin D. Roosevelt

    In the thirty-first in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians discussed the life and career of Franklin D. ... They also discussed the life and career of Eleanor Roosevelt.

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  • Life Portrait of Herbert Hoover
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    Life Portrait of Herbert Hoover

    In the thirtieth in a series on American presidents, Historians and scholars talked about the life and career of Herbert Hoover.

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    Matthew Brady

    Robert Wilson, editor of The American Scholar, talked about his book, Mathew Brady: Portraits of a Nation, in which he recounts the life of Civil War-era photographer Mathew Brady.

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