President Andrew Jackson
This was the fifth of a week-long series, running in conjunction with C-SPAN’s White House Week, looking at past presidents.
Jon Meacham, author of the book, American Lion: Andrew Jackson in the White House (Random House, November 1, 2008), talked by remote video from New York City about the political career and the presidential tenure of Andrew Jackson. He responded to telephone calls and questions from students at Springfield High School in Ohio, appearing via Skype. A clip of a President Jackson biography, from C-SPAN’s “American Presidents” series, was shown.
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Ciara Christian Student Springfield (Ohio) High School
- Pedro Echevarria Host C-SPAN
Jon E. Meacham Editor Newsweek
Justin Pinn Student Springfield (Ohio) High School
Jedidiah Tritle Student Springfield (Ohio) High School
Ellen Washington Student Springfield (Ohio) High School
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