Filter by

David Ferriero

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 82 Show 82
  • Jewish Supreme Court Justices
    Last Aired

    Jewish Supreme Court Justices

    Rabbi David Dalin talked about his book Jewish Justices of the Supreme Court: From Brandeis to Kagan - Their Lives and Legacies, in which he chronicles the eight Jewish justices who have served…

    249 views
  • US Women Soldiers During World War I
    Last Aired

    U.S. Women Soldiers During World War I

    Elizabeth Cobbs talked about the women who served overseas as telephone operators in the U.S. Army Signal Corps during World War I. She also spoke about how their service affected the…

    319 views
  • John F Kennedy Centennial
    Last Aired

    John F. Kennedy Centennial

    To mark the centennial of President John F. Kennedy’s birth, the National Archives hosted a conversation with his nephew, Stephen Kennedy Smith, and presidential historian Douglas Brinkley, who are the co-editors…

    346 views
  • Harriet Tubman and the Maryland Underground Railroad
    Last Aired

    Harriet Tubman and the Maryland Underground Railroad

    The Maryland Park Service, together with the National Park Service, recently opened the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. To commemorate the opening,…

    240 views
  • France and Spain During the American Revolution
    Last Aired

    France and Spain During the American Revolution

    Larrie Ferreiro and François Furstenberg talked about France and Spain’s involvement in the American Revolution, arguing that Colonial forces could not withstand the British Army without…

    320 views
  • Nixon Presidential Library and Museum ReOpening Ceremony
    Last Aired

    Nixon Presidential Library and Museum Re-Opening Ceremony

    The Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California, held a re-opening ceremony after a major update of its exhibits.

    160 views
  • Caretakers of Americas Treasures
    Last Aired

    Caretakers of America's Treasures

    Smithsonian Secretary David Skorton, Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden, and Archivist of the United States David Ferriero participated in a roundtable discussion. They talked about their…

    486 views
  • Federal Judges Discuss the Bill of Rights in Modern Times
    Last Aired

    Bill of Rights in Modern Times

    Three federal judges discussed the history of the Bill of Rights and its impact 225 years after ratification on a number of modern issues, including technology, same-sex marriage, free…

    534 views
  • Reading of Elie Wiesels emNightem Part 1
    Last Aired

    Reading of Elie Wiesel's Night, Part 1

    A complete reading of the late Elie Wiesel’s Night at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City. This is part one of three.

    231 views
  • NATO Exercise Able Archer 83
    Last Aired

    NATO Exercise Able Archer 83

    Nate Jones talked about his book, Able Archer 83: The Secret History of the NATO Exercise That Almost Triggered Nuclear War. In his book, Mr. Jones explores Ronald Reagan’s thoughts on…

    276 views
  • Protecting Americas Historical Documents
    Last Aired

    Protecting America's Historical Documents

    Stephen Puleo talked about his book, American Treasures: The Secret Efforts to Save the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, and the Gettysburg Address.

    74 views
  • Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum ReOpening
    Last Aired

    Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum Re-Opening

    Exhibit and website designers talked about the renovated Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, California, and how the revised exhibits tell a more complete story…

    119 views
  • Historians Discuss First Ladies During Wartime
    Last Aired

    First Ladies During Wartime

    Historians examined the contributions of American first ladies during the nation’s wars. Speakers included William Seale, author of The President’s House and other books; history professor…

    247 views
  • Franklin D Roosevelt Presidential Library 75th Anniversary
    Last Aired

    Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library 75th Anniversary

    To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in 2016, members of the Roosevelt Institute and the presidential library system spoke about…

    193 views
  • Gerald R Ford Presidential Museum ReDedication
    Last Aired

    Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum Re-Dedication

    Former Vice President Dick Cheney and others delivered brief remarks at the re-dedication ceremony of the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum.

    80 views
  • General Pershing and the Battle of MeuseArgonne
    Last Aired

    General Pershing and the Battle of Meuse-Argonne

    Mitchell Yockelson talked about his book, Forty-Seven Days: How Pershing’s Warriors Came of Age to Defeat the German Army in World War I. Mr. Yockelson focused on General “Black Jack”…

    429 views
  • Henry Kissinger Reflects on the Vietnam War
    Last Aired

    Conversation with Henry Kissinger

    Henry Kissinger talked about U.S. policy during the Vietnam War, his role, and the lessons learned from the conflict. He also responded to questions from the audience. Topics included America’s promises of support for the South…

    916 views
  • Demise of Slavery
    Last Aired

    Demise of Slavery

    Ira Berlin talked about his book The Long Emancipation: The Demise of Slavery in the United States. In his book, Professor Berlin argues that the slaves' struggle for freedom was a long and…

    317 views
  • President Obama Remarks at Naturalization Ceremony
    Last Aired

    Naturalization Ceremony

    President Obama spoke at a naturalization ceremony at the National Archives. He talked about the American tradition of welcoming immigrants and the contributions they make to society. He…

    1,898 views
  • Discussion on Political Cartoons
    Last Aired

    Political Cartoons

    Political cartoonists David Sipress, Tom Toles, Jen Sorensen, Keith Knight, and Signe Wilkinson talked about what inspires their work, as well as how political cartoons affect politics and…

    749 views
  • Load 20 More