President Gerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens

Ken Backman talked about the Gerald R. Ford Birth Site and Gardens in Omaha, Nebraska. The memorial site commemorates the birth site of Leslie King, Jr., who… read more

Ken Backman talked about the Gerald R. Ford Birth Site and Gardens in Omaha, Nebraska. The memorial site commemorates the birth site of Leslie King, Jr., who later became Gerald R. Ford, Jr., and was eventually sworn in as the 38th U.S. president in 1974.

C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2015 LCV Cities Tour” in Omaha, Nebraska, from May 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the Cox Communications local affiliate, they visited literary and historic sites where local historians, authors, and civic leaders were interviewed. The history segments air on American History TV (AHTV) on C-SPAN3 and the literary events/non-fiction author segments air on BookTV on C-SPAN2. close

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President Gerald R. Ford Birthsite and Gardens

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Program ID:
326465-1
Category:
Interview
Format:
Interview
Location:
Omaha, Nebraska, United States
First Aired:
Jul 05, 2015 | 1:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Aug 14, 2015 | 6:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • Jul 05, 2015 | 1:13am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2015 | 8:52am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2015 | 2:49pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 05, 2015 | 7:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jul 06, 2015 | 6:48am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Aug 14, 2015 | 6:48pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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