Filter by

Bush, George H. W.

Sorted by Most Recent Airing

Showing 1 - 20 of 124 Show 100
  • [alt text]

    President George H. W. Bush 1989 Inauguration

    George Bush was sworn in as the nation’s 41st president at 12:00 noon on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol. Justice Sandra Day O’Connor administered the vice-presidential oath to Dan…

    2,826 views
  • [alt text]

    Destiny and Power

    Jon Meacham talked about his book Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush, in which he recalls the life of President George H.W. Bush. He spoke on the History…

    328 views
  • [alt text]

    Photographing the President

    David Valdez talked about his work as a photojournalist for George H.W. Bush while he was both vice president and president. David Valdez first worked as a personal photographer to Vice…

    118 views
  • [alt text]

    George H.W. Bush and Foreign Policy

    Jeffrey Engel talked about President George H. W. Bush’s foreign policy legacy. Mr. Engel is the director of Southern Methodist University’s Center for Presidential History. The lecture was part of Oregon…

    39 views
  • [alt text]

    Life and Presidency of George H.W. Bush

    Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Jon Meacham and former President George W. Bush talked about the life of America’s 41st president, George H.W. Bush. Mr. Meacham is the author of Destiny and…

    1,395 views
  • [alt text]

    The Quiet Man

    Former Governor John Sununu (R-NH) talked about his book, The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H.W. Bush. He had been chief of staff to President Bush. He spoke in the…

    241 views
  • [alt text]

    First Lady Barbara Bush

    Myra Gutin and Jeffrey Engel talked about the life and influence of first lady Barbara Bush and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included her behind-the-scenes…

    4,547 views
  • [alt text]

    Open Phones on Destiny and Power

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on Jon Meacham’s book, Destiny and Power, about the life of former President George H.W. Bush.

    86 views
  • [alt text]

    Destiny and Power

    Jon Meacham talked about his book Destiny and Power: The American Odyssey of George Herbert Walker Bush, in which he looks at the life of former President George H.W. Bush.

    310 views
  • [alt text]

    George H.W. Bush Staff Members on White House Experiences

    Staff members from the George H.W. Bush administration talked about their time in the White House, including the lessons they learned and how their experiences shaped both their lives and…

    304 views
  • [alt text]

    The Quiet Man

    Former White House Chief of Staff John Sununu talked about his book, The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H.W. Bush. In the book Mr. Sununu discusses the 41st president’s…

    439 views
  • [alt text]

    The Quiet Man

    Former Governor John Sununu (R-NH) talked about his book, The Quiet Man: The Indispensable Presidency of George H. W. Bush, about the life and legacy of the former president, as well as a…

    226 views
  • [alt text]

    Presidential Libraries of Texas

    Staff members from the three presidential libraries based in Texas talked about their collections documenting the White House years of Lyndon B. Johnson, George Bush, and George W. Bush.

    98 views
  • [alt text]

    41

    President George W. Bush talked about his biography, 41: A Portrait of My Father. He spoke with Andy Card, who served as White House Chief of Staff for President George W. Bush and…

    967 views
  • [alt text]

    2014 Profile in Courage Award

    Lauren Bush Lauren accepted the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library 2014 Profile in Courage award on behalf of her grandfather, George H.W. Bush. Jack Schlossberg, grandson of President…

    217 views
  • [alt text]

    Americans with Disabilities Act and Civil Rights

    Panelists talked about their work with President George H.W. Bush on the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and Civil Rights Act of 1991. Speakers included former Bush administration…

    290 views
  • [alt text]

    George H.W. Bush and the End of the Cold War

    Andy Card, Jeffrey Engel, and others talked about Mr. Engel’s book, When the World Seemed New: George H.W. Bush and the End of the Cold War. They spoke about President Bush’s foreign policy…

    427 views
  • [alt text]

    Key Figures at the End of the Cold War

    James Graham Wilson talked about the Cold War, and argued that the actions of four key figures led to its end: Mikhail Gorbachev, Secretary of State George Shultz and Presidents Reagan and…

    651 views
  • [alt text]

    Budget and Working with Congress

    A former congressional staffer, two former U.S. Representatives, and President George H.W. Bush’s chief of staff talked about the process and politics of negotiating the 1990 federal…

    86 views
  • [alt text]

    The Clean Air Act of 1990

    Former advisers to George H.W. Bush talked about the process of passing the 1990 Clean Air Act. They spoke about the impact of the legislation on pollution levels in America as well as the…

    295 views
  • Load 20 More