Nixon Funeral Arrival at El Toro Air Station
As the plane carrying the remains of former President Richard Milhous Nixon arrived at El Toro Air Station, C-SPAN took calls from viewers concerning the legacy of the 37th president. The coverage included the ceremonial procedures after the landing and the motorcade departure to the Nixon Library. Videotaped interviews were interspersed through the program. close
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Edward F. Cox Relative Richard "Dick" M. Nixon
Tricia Nixon Cox Daughter Richard "Dick" M. Nixon
David Eisenhower Grandchild Dwight D. Eisenhower
Julie Nixon Eisenhower Daughter Richard "Dick" M. Nixon
Billy Graham Minister
Susan Swain Executive Vice President C-SPAN
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C-SPAN opened their phone lines for viewer comments after the funeral service of former President Richard Nixon.
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