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    Secret White House Tapes

    The University of Virginia’s Miller Center compiled and analyzed the secret White House recordings of several presidents -- including John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, and Richard Nixon. The…

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    Presidents in the 21st Century

    How has the presidency changed in the first two decades of the 21st century -- under Presidents Bush, Obama, Trump and Biden? The Bipartisan Policy Center convened presidential scholars and…

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    White House Gardens

    A panel discussed how presidents and first ladies developed and used the White House gardens during their administrations. This program was part of a day-long symposium hosted by the White…

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    Camp David

    Camp David insiders offered their recollections of the presidential retreat in the Maryland mountains. Franklin D. Roosevelt was the first president who used the hideaway, and he set the…

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    Secret Service Protection

    Former Secret Service agents talked about protecting the first family and the challenges they faced. Speakers included Larry Buendorf, who prevented a 1975 assassination attempt on…

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    First Ladies and White House Preservation

    A panel of first ladies scholars talked about the work of Jacqueline Kennedy, Lady Bird Johnson, and Pat Nixon to preserve the historic nature of the White House -- and how that work reflected…

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    Humor in the White House

    Historian H.W. Brands talked about humor in the White House and the role it plays in presidential politics. From George Washington to Donald Trump, he considered how funny American chief…

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    White House Historical Association 60th Anniversary

    Caroline Kennedy and first lady Jill Biden were among those remembering the work of Jacqueline Kennedy in the 1961 founding of the White House Historical Association. The association’s president,…

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    Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt Partnership

    Paul Sparrow looked at the personal and political partnership between Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt that captivated the nation and transformed how the federal government interacted with…

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    First Ladies in Their Own Words - Rosalynn Carter

    Former first lady Rosalynn Carter talked about the role of the first lady, her time in the White House, and the issues important to her.

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    First Ladies in Their Own Words - Laura Bush

    In this compiled program, former first lady Laura Bush talked about the role of first lady in the White House and the issues important to her.

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    Nancy Reagan Centennial Tribute

    On the 100th anniversary of former first lady Nancy Reagan’s birth, the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum hosted a tribute featuring, among others, former California Governor…

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    Tricia Nixon White House Wedding

    President Nixon’s daughter, Tricia, married Edward Cox on June 12, 1971, in the first Rose Garden wedding. Their reception followed in the East Room. The White House Naval Photographic…

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    Lynda Johnson White House Wedding

    President Lyndon Johnson’s daughter, Lynda, married U.S. Marine Captain Charles Robb in a December 9, 1967, White House ceremony. The White House Naval Photographic Center captured the…

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    Harry Truman - Wartime President

    Harry Truman assumed the presidency at the death of Franklin D. Roosevelt, leaving this former senator and only recently sworn in vice president to end World War II and lay the groundwork…

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    John F. Kennedy - Legacy and Myths

    University of Mary Washington history professor emeritus William Crawley discussed the presidency of John F. Kennedy and the myths that surround him. This video is courtesy of the university and is…

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    Transforming Our World - President George H.W. Bush and American Foreign Policy

    Co-editors Andrew Natsios and Andrew Card talked about their book, Transforming Our World: President George H.W. Bush and American Foreign Policy. They collected insider accounts from Bush…

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    Herbert Hoover's 1964 Funeral

    Herbert Hoover, the 31st president, was buried near his childhood home in West Branch, Iowa, on October 25, 1964. Using archival footage, audio-visual archivist Lynn Smith looked back at…

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    Theodore Roosevelt's Life and Legacy

    University of Mary Washington history professor William Crawley discussed Theodore Roosevelt’s life and legacy, with a particular focus on his presidency. The University of Mary Washington…

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    First Ladies in Their Own Words - Melania Trump

    In this compiled program, former first lady Melania Trump talked about her time in the White House and the issues important to her.

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