Eisenhower and Nixon 1956 Acceptance Speeches President Eisenhower and Vice President Nixon accepted their nominations to be the 1956 Republican candidates for president and vice… read more

Eisenhower and Nixon 1956 Acceptance Speeches President Eisenhower and Vice President Nixon accepted their nominations to be the 1956 Republican candidates for president and vice president. Between the speeches, first lady Mamie Eisenhower was presented with an organ, which she donated to an Army hospital chapel, and eight-year-old David Eisenhower was made an honorary chair of the convention.

The Republican National Convention was held at the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California. Comments from the news anchors are heard during this NBC broadcast. close

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Eisenhower and Nixon 1956 Acceptance Speeches

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Program ID:
3992-1
Category:
White House Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Aug 12, 1988 | 11:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Jul 10, 2016 | 12:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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