900Sep 7, 2007
Herbert Hoover Presidential Library
The first in a series on presidential libraries focused on Herbert Hoover’s life and career using rarely-seen materials housed at the library. Guests talked about the significance of ...
495Jul 28, 2012
America's Foreign Policy at Mid-Century
Historians discuss the significant change in America’s foreign policy in the wake of World War II. Prior to this war, America was committed to a non-interventionism, reflecting ...
486Mar 9, 2013
Berlin Tunnel Operation
Lou Mehrer spoke about the Berlin Tunnel and “Operation Gold,” a 1950s project conducted by the Central Intelligence Agency and the British Intelligence Service to tap into Soviet ...
173Oct 5, 1999
Herbert Hoover Archival Materials
Christine Mouw and Dwight Miller showed various archival items relating to President Herbert Hoover, which are housed at the Hoover Presidential Library. They talked about the history of the ...
111Jun 26, 2005
Book Discussion on Hoover, The Fishing President: Portrait of the Private Man
Hal Elliott Wert talked about his book Hoover, The Fishing President: Portrait of the Private Man and His Life Outdoors, published by Stackpole Books. In the book Mr. Wert details ...
57Jul 5, 1994
Mr. Walch gave the C-SPAN crew a tour of the Herbert Hoover museum.
40May 31, 1994
President Hoover Birthplace
Ms. Kohan took C-SPAN cameras on a tour of former President Herbert Hoover’s boyhood home in West Branch, IA.
26Oct 25, 1995
Vice Presidents as National Leaders
Professor Neustadt, who served under Presidents Kennedy and Johnson, spoke about how the role of the vice president has changed since the Truman administration in campaign politics and the executive ...
19Oct 25, 1995
Vice Presidential Perspective
Former Vice President Quayle reflected on his four years at the White House and working for President Bush.
13Oct 25, 1995
Public Role for Vice Presidents
The participants discussed press coverage of vice presidents, the Twenty-third Amendment on the replacement of an incapacitated president, and other topics.