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American Experience; The Rockefellers; Nixon campaigns, does TV, 1968

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01/01/1968

Shot from camera viewfinder of Nixon giving speech - zooms out. Various shots of Nixon campaigning: Balloons fall on convention. Nixon makes his way through the crowd. Supporters run through crowd with pompoms. Balloons released at airport event - new scene.


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Series
American Experience
Program
The Rockefellers
Program Number

1301

Title

Nixon campaigns, does TV, 1968

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

An edited version of program 1301 aired as 2506: John D. Rockefeller. See that title for additional assets.

Few families in America have been as powerful, admired or hated as the Rockefellers -- and no family has been as rich. For more than a century, they exerted an unparalleled influence over nearly every aspect of American life, from business and government to art and education. David Ogden Stiers narrates this saga of four generations of a remarkable family.

Narrator: David Ogden Stiers.

Duration

00:02:00

Asset Type

Stock footage

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
Pueblo (Ship)
United States--Foreign relations--1945-1989
Crowds
United States--History--1945-
Balloons
North Korea
Campaign speeches
Presidents--Election
Williamson County (Ill.)
United States--Foreign relations--Asia
Locations
United States (various); Williamson County Illinois
Genres
Documentary
Topics
History
Contributors
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 (Speaker)
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; The Rockefellers; Nixon campaigns, does TV, 1968,” 01/01/1968, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C8348220F3A84189A6B76B6F4726466F.
MLA: “American Experience; The Rockefellers; Nixon campaigns, does TV, 1968.” 01/01/1968. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C8348220F3A84189A6B76B6F4726466F>.
APA: American Experience; The Rockefellers; Nixon campaigns, does TV, 1968. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_C8348220F3A84189A6B76B6F4726466F
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