American Experience; Nixon; Cambodia: Congress reacts
Part of The Vietnam Collection.
Senators Gore, Javits, and Fulbright attacking invasion of Cambodia. Cutaways of Fulbright and reporters.
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- American Experience
- Program Number
Cambodia: Congress reacts
- 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
- Gore, Albert, 1907-1998
- International relations
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Cambodia
- Executive power
- Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Campaigns--Cambodia
- Cambodia--History--Civil War, 1970-1975
- United States--Foreign relations--Asia
- Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994
- Press conferences
- Bombing, Aerial
- United States--History, Military--20th century
- United States--Politics and government
- Politics and war
- Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel), 1904-1986
- Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
- Washington, DC
- Gore, Albert, 1907-1998 (Speaker)
- Javits, Jacob K. (Jacob Koppel), 1904-1986 (Speaker)
- Fulbright, J. William (James William), 1905-1995 (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; Cambodia: Congress reacts,” 05/01/1970, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed July 22, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FA26BCB498DF46B98367309EAC39F4DF.
- MLA: “American Experience; Nixon; Cambodia: Congress reacts.” 05/01/1970. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. July 22, 2017. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FA26BCB498DF46B98367309EAC39F4DF>.
- APA: American Experience; Nixon; Cambodia: Congress reacts. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FA26BCB498DF46B98367309EAC39F4DF