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Richard Norton Smith

Richard Norton Smith talked about his book, On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller, in which he chronicles the life and legacy of America’s… read more

Richard Norton Smith talked about his book, On His Own Terms: A Life of Nelson Rockefeller, in which he chronicles the life and legacy of America’s 41st Vice President. Mr. Smith talked about Vice President Rockefeller’s early years, his first marriage, his children, his waxing and waning influence on the Republican Party over the years, and his time and efforts as governor of New York State. He also talks about Vice President Rockefeller’s second marriage to Happy Rockefeller, the murky circumstances around his death, and his legacy. Vice President Rockefeller was nominated by Gerald Ford in August 1974 and approved by Congress in December of that year. close

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Q&A with Richard Norton Smith

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Program ID:
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Q&A
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 19, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 07, 2015 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Oct 19, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 19, 2014 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 19, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 19, 2014 | 11:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 20, 2014 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 20, 2014 | 5:25am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 07, 2015 | 6:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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