Filter by

The Presidency

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 333 Show 100
  • Watergate Reconsidered
    Last Aired

    Watergate Reconsidered

    Iowa State University hosted a panel discussion on Watergate’s lessons and their implications for future presidents. Panelists included former Congressman Edward Mezvinsky who served on the House…

    121 views
  • Candidate George W Bush
    Last Aired

    Candidate George W. Bush

    The Texas Tribune Festival brought together former campaign aides from George W. Bush’s runs for Texas governor and president to talk about the candidate, his political strategies and the…

    111 views
  • Blanche Wiesen Cook on Eleanor Roosevelt
    Last Aired

    Blanche Wiesen Cook on Eleanor Roosevelt

    Eleanor Roosevelt biographer Blanche Wiesen Cook talked with Paul Sparrow, director of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park, New York. Ms. Cook has written…

    195 views
  • Ronald Reagan Communism and Pope John Paul II
    Last Aired

    Ronald Reagan, Communism, and Pope John Paul II

    Ronald Reagan’s attorney general, Edwin Meese, talked about the 40th president’s views on communism and his relationship with Pope John Paul II at a conference organized by the White House Writers Group. The…

    155 views
  • Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II
    Last Aired

    Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II

    Callista Gingrich, U.S. ambassador to the Vatican, talked about the diplomatic relationship between President Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II. She spoke at the White House Writers Group…

    80 views
  • Cold War Considered
    Last Aired

    Cold War Considered

    A panel of speakers including Polish Senator Anna Maria Anders and former Czech Republic President Vaclav Klaus considered how the relationship between Ronald Reagan and Pope John Paul II…

    113 views
  • Cold War Recollections
    Last Aired

    Cold War Recollections

    Former Czech Republic President Václav Klaus offered his thoughts about the Cold War politics and personalities of the Reagan era, and his assessment of their historical importance. This was from a…

    76 views
  • Barbara Bush As Her Grandchildren Remember Her
    Last Aired

    Barbara Bush As Her Grandchildren Remember Her

    Five of Barbara Bush’s grandchildren remember her in this discussion moderated by journalist Cokie Roberts. The former first lady was only the second woman in history to be married to one…

    314 views
  • First Ladies Fashion
    Last Aired

    First Ladies' Fashion

    Noted first ladies historian Carl Sferrazza Anthony talked about how presidents' wives have influenced their political and cultural times through fashion. He began with Martha Washington’s use of…

    186 views
  • Pat Nixon and Betty Ford
    Last Aired

    Pat Nixon and Betty Ford

    Historian Carl Sferrazza Anthony looked at how the fashion choices of former first ladies Pat Nixon and Betty Ford reflected the politics and culture of their times. Mr. Anthony is the…

    154 views
  • Ronald Reagan and Cold War Politics
    Last Aired

    Ronald Reagan and Cold War Politics

    Speakers including two former National Security Council staff members who served under Ronald Reagan discussed the 40th president’s Cold War politics. The discussion was part of a conference titled…

    134 views
  • Woodrow Wilson and World War I
    Last Aired

    Woodrow Wilson and World War I

    Executive Director Robert Enholm leads a tour of World War I objects in President Woodrow Wilson’s Washington, D.C., home. President Wilson retired in 1921 after leaving the White House.…

    1,387 views
  • Harry Truman Descendant
    Last Aired

    Harry Truman Descendant

    Descendants of presidents from James Monroe to Gerald R. Ford convened in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Sites Summit hosted by the White House Historical Association. American History TV…

    135 views
  • Richard Nixons 1968 Victory
    Last Aired

    Richard Nixon's 1968 Victory

    Fifty years after Richard Nixon’s victorious 1968 presidential election, senior campaign aides gathered at the National Archives and recounted behind-the-scenes stories. The National…

    306 views
  • Digitizing History
    Last Aired

    Digitizing History

    This was a discussion about efforts to digitize the nation’s history and to make it more accessible. Panelists included representatives from the White House Historical Association, the…

    114 views
  • ClevelandMcKinley Descendant
    Last Aired

    Cleveland-McKinley Descendant

    Descendants of presidents from James Monroe to Gerald R. Ford convened in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Sites Summit hosted by the White House Historical Association. American…

    211 views
  • Calvin Coolidge Descendant
    Last Aired

    Calvin Coolidge Descendant

    Descendants of presidents from James Monroe to Gerald R. Ford convened in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Sites Summit hosted by the White House Historical Association. American…

    222 views
  • Theodore Roosevelt Descendant
    Last Aired

    Theodore Roosevelt Descendant

    Descendants of presidents from James Monroe to Gerald R. Ford convened in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Sites Summit hosted by the White House Historical Association. American…

    252 views
  • Gerald R Ford Descendant
    Last Aired

    Gerald R. Ford Descendant

    Descendants of presidents from James Monroe to Gerald R. Ford convened in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Sites Summit hosted by the White House Historical Association. American…

    158 views
  • Lincoln Family After the Assassination
    Last Aired

    Lincoln Family After the Assassination

    Catherine Clinton talked about what happened to President Lincoln’s family after his assassination. She discussed Mary Todd Lincoln’s struggles with debt and difficulty in coping with her…

    1,216 views
  • Load 20 More