Vision of the Constitutional Founders
Mr. Ellis spoke about the origins of the U.S. Constitution, the world view of the men who composed the Constitution, and scholarly work on the founding fathers. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience.
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Historian Joseph Ellis talked about his book American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies at the Founding of the Republic,…
Presidential Radio Address
President Bush delivered his weekly radio address. He looked back to America’s Christmas observance of 1776.
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Daniel James Brown talked about the ill-fated Donner Party. This group of emigrants led by George Donner attempted…
His Excellency: George Washington
Professor Joseph Ellis talked about his book His Excellency: George Washington, published by Knopf. The author explained…