American Experience; Nixon; Humphrey press conference
Part of The Vietnam Collection.
Hubert Humphrey says: "If I lead this country, I mean to be President, I'll have my own ideas, etc... Hubert Humphrey is his own man... I'm never inarticulate and sometimes I have a good idea." Humphrey protests too much. (Date and place are queried because these two clips break up a 6/20/68 Clifford press conference. Probably OK.)
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- American Experience
- Program Number
Humphrey press conference
- 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.
- Asset Type
- Media Type
- Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
- Campaign speeches
- Executive power
- Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978
- Press conferences
- Washington, DC
- Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 (Speaker)
- Publication Information
- ABC News VideoSource
- Rights Summary
Footage courtesy of ABC News Rights Holder: ABC News VideoSource (http://abcnews.go.com)
- Chicago: “American Experience; Nixon; Humphrey press conference,” 06/20/1968, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed April 30, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F8CE8A554DBB411F9473112482EB36AB.
- MLA: “American Experience; Nixon; Humphrey press conference.” 06/20/1968. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. April 30, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F8CE8A554DBB411F9473112482EB36AB>.
- APA: American Experience; Nixon; Humphrey press conference. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_F8CE8A554DBB411F9473112482EB36AB