Filter by

Ford, Gerald Gerald R. Ford Jr.

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - of 49 Show 49
  • Ford Election Eve Program
    Last Aired

    Ford Election Eve Program

    The Republican National Committee presented a broadcast in support of President Gerald Ford’s 1976 presidential campaign. The program featured insights and testimonials from politicians and…

    700 views
  • Gerald Ford Accepts the 1976 Republican Presidential Nomination
    Last Aired

    President Ford 1976 Acceptance Speech

    President Gerald Ford accepted the nomination to be the 1976 Republican candidate for president at the Republican National Convention held in Kemper Arena in Kansas City, Missouri.…

    2,487 views
  • President Ford Campaign Rally in Johnson City Tennessee
    Last Aired

    President Ford Campaign Rally in Johnson City, Tennessee

    President Gerald Ford spoke at a campaign rally in Tennessee during the 1976 presidential campaign. President Ford went on to win the Tennessee Republican primary by less than one percent of the…

    421 views
  • Profiles in Courage Awards
    Last Aired

    Profiles in Courage Awards

    Annual John F. Kennedy Profiles in Courage Awards were presented to President Ford for his pardon of President Nixon and Representative Lewis (D-GA) for his participation in the civil…

    923 views
  • Ford Testimony on Nixon Pardon
    Last Aired

    Ford Testimony on Nixon Pardon

    Following public outcry over his pardon of President Nixon, President Ford testified about his reasons for the pardon and denied that there had been any quid pro quo. A sitting president had not…

    3,430 views
  • President Gerald Fords Pardon of Richard Nixon
    Last Aired

    President Ford Pardon of Richard Nixon

    President Ford addressed the nation to announce that he would grant a full, free, and absolute pardon to former President Nixon. He cited the likelihood of the controversy going on and…

    8,989 views
  • President Fords First News Conference
    Last Aired

    President Ford's First News Conference

    In his news conference two weeks after being sworn in, President Ford answered questions from reporters about his plans, his budget and other topics. He would not say whether he would…

    1,387 views
  • President Gerald Fords First Address to Congress
    Last Aired

    Ford Address to Joint Session of Congress

    President Gerald Ford delivered his first address to a Joint Session of Congress three days after becoming president upon the resignation of President Richard Nixon. President Ford said…

    1,811 views
  • Gerald Ford Sworn in as President of the United States
    Last Aired

    Gerald Ford Sworn in as President of the United States

    Vice President Gerald Ford was sworn-in as 38th President of the United States at noon on August 9, 1974, shortly after President Richard Nixon, who announced his resignation the night before, departed the…

    48 views
  • President Ford Testimony on September 1975 Assassination Attempt
    Last Aired

    President Ford Testimony on September 1975 Assassination Attempt

    President Ford testified about a 1975 assassination attempt on his life by Lynette “Squeaky” Fromm, a follower of Charles Manson.

    4,642 views
  • Gerald R Ford Interview
    Last Aired

    Gerald R. Ford Interview

    President Gerald Ford talked about President Dwight D. Eisenhower, including the 1952 election and the Republican Party’s domestic agenda, McCarthyism, civil rights, and President Eisenhower’s…

    753 views
  • President Fords Pardon of Richard Nixon
    Last Aired

    President Ford's Pardon of Richard Nixon

    Participants in the events talked about President Ford’s decision to pardon Richard Nixon for his involvement in the Watergate scandal. Topics included the possibility of a deal between Ford and Nixon,…

    1,075 views
  • Former President Ford Interview
    Last Aired

    Former President Ford Interview

    Former President Gerald Ford talked about his years at Yale Law School, his service in the Navy, and his time as a congressman and president. Gerald R. Ford was a Republican congressman…

    399 views
  • Congressional Gold Medal Awards
    Last Aired

    Congressional Gold Medal Awards

    Former President Gerald and Mrs. Betty Ford were presented with the Congressional Gold Medal Award for their service to the nation. Former President Ford was honored for healing the nation after…

    344 views
  • President Gerald Fords Inaugural Ceremony
    Last Aired

    President Ford Inaugural Ceremony

    The inaugural ceremony of Gerald Ford was shown. Vice President Ford was elevated to president after the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon. The swearing-in and brief speech took…

    2,376 views
  • Gerald R Ford Biographical Vignette
    Last Aired

    Gerald R. Ford Biographical Vignette

    Newsreel film and photographs illustrated President Ford’s life and career.

    109 views
  • Fmr President Gerald Ford
    Last Aired

    Senate Leader Lecture

    President Ford spoke about his experience in Congress, his vice presidency, and presidency. Among the topics he addressed were American political history, campaign financing following the…

    1,710 views
  • Former President Ford Interview
    Last Aired

    Former President Ford Interview

    Former President Ford reflected on his activities after his presidency. He also talked about his 25 years in the U.S. House of Representatives and his two-and-one-half years as president.…

    834 views
  • Former President Ford Dinner Speech
    Last Aired

    Former President Ford Dinner Speech

    As part of the Gerald Ford Presidency conference, former President Ford and other dignitaries delivered remarks at the banquet. Topics included the transition from the Nixon to the Ford…

    241 views
  • Former President Ford Interview
    Last Aired

    Former President Ford Interview

    President Ford talked about the role of former presidents, the executive injunction against assassinations, U.S. foreign policy in Iraq, and the allegations against President Clinton. He…

    201 views
  • Load 20 More