4,170Jan 21, 2011
Memorial Service for Sargent Shriver
A wake was held for R. Sargent Shriver Jr. who died on January 18, 2011. Mr. Shriver, who was married to President John F. Kennedy’s sister Eunice, was the first director of the ...
531Aug 26, 2009
Former Senator George McGovern Oral History Interview
In 1972 Senator George McGovern (D-SD) was the Democratic presidential nominee running against the incumbent President Richard Nixon. He talked about his presidential campaigns in 1968 and ...
605Aug 12, 2008
Presidential Conventions Since 1968
Former Democratic presidential nominee George McGovern, Washington Post columnist David Broder, and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Haynes Johnson talked about presidential conventions ...
202Aug 10, 2008
Party Conventions and Nominating Process
Panelists talked about national party conventions, the history of the presidential nominating system, and changes in the way America now selects its presidential candidates. Participants, most ...
150Apr 17, 2008
Distance Learning Class
Students from the University of Denver, George Mason University, and Pace University in New York City participated by broadband feed in a distance learning class.
Former Senator George ...
55May 27, 2004
Veterans as Presidential Candidates
Coinciding with the dedication of the National World War II Memorial, the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage held a four-day “Tribute to a Generation: National World War II ...
34Feb 19, 1984
Mr. McGovern discussed his campaign for presidency and where he stands on the issues.
134Sep 23, 1983
Mr. McGovern discussed his stance on the political issues and answered callers questions about his presidential campaign.