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American Experience; Nixon; Nixon and hecklers [Part 1 of 2]

Part of The Vietnam Collection.

09/16/1970

Close up of Nixon and hecklers.


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Series
American Experience
Program
Nixon
Program Number

302

Title

Nixon and hecklers [Part 1 of 2]

Series Description

Premiered October 1988 As television's longest-running, most-watched history series, American Experience brings to life the incredible characters and epic stories that helped form this nation. Now in its eighteenth season, the series has produced over 180 programs and garnered every major broadcast award. Series release date: 10/1988

Program Description

In this three-hour presentation, Richard Nixon's life and political career are reassessed primarily by those who knew him best. The program chronicles his life from boyhood in Yorba Linda, California, through his days as a young Congressman to his presidency where he astounded the nation with his foreign policy initiatives and then left office in disgrace.

Duration

00:02:20

Asset Type

Stock footage

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Presidents--Messages
War and society
Kansas State University
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Protest movements--United States
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Crowds
Politics and war
Protest movements
Locations
Kansas
Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Publication Information
ABC News VideoSource
Rights Summary

Footage courtesy of ABC News Rights Holder: ABC News VideoSource (http://abcnews.go.com)

Citation
Chicago: “American Experience; Nixon; Nixon and hecklers [Part 1 of 2],” 09/16/1970, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 10, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5963833AF12D4FCFA020DDAE3D706DA4.
MLA: “American Experience; Nixon; Nixon and hecklers [Part 1 of 2].” 09/16/1970. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 10, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5963833AF12D4FCFA020DDAE3D706DA4>.
APA: American Experience; Nixon; Nixon and hecklers [Part 1 of 2]. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_5963833AF12D4FCFA020DDAE3D706DA4
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