2,712Jun 19, 2003
Book Discussion on Dark Horse: President James A. Garfield
Mr. Ackerman talked about his book, Dark Horse: The Surprise Election and Political Murder of President James A. Garfield, published by Carroll and Graff. The book examines ...
2,136Sep 22, 2011
Book Discussion on Destiny of the Republic
In her book Candice Millard recounts the assassination of President James Garfield. The author reports that four months after taking office President Garfield was fired upon twice by Charles ...
2,136Jul 26, 1999
Life Portrait of James Garfield
In the twentieth in a series on American presidents, scholars and historians talked about the life and career of James Garfield from his home in Ohio. Among the issues they addressed were ...
844Sep 24, 2011
Book Discussion on The Destiny of the Republic
Candice Millard talked about her book, Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine and the Murder of a President. In her book she tells the story of the assassination of James A. ...
507Aug 6, 1999
Politics and Late 19th Century America
Donald Ritchie talked about the presidencies of James Garfield and Chester A. Arthur. He talked about the election of James Garfield, focusing on the political climate in America in the late ...
410Jul 22, 1999
Garfield Biographical Vignette
A short summary was given of James Garfield’s accomplishments and life history.
321Dec 11, 1995
President Garfield Profile
In the second of an eight part series on the Ohio presidents, the life of James Abram Garfield, the 20th president who served from March to July 1881, was profiled. Historians, scholars and ...
293Jul 20, 2003
Book Discussion on Dark Horse: James A. Garfield
Mr. Ackerman discussed his book, Dark Horse: The Surprise Election and Political Murder of President James A. Garfield, published by Avalon Publishing Group. He described the ...
266Jul 29, 1999
John Sellers talked about President James Garfield’s correspondence and papers in the Library of Congress’s collection. He discussed some of the more interesting letters to his ...
199Feb 21, 2007
Presidential Biography Panel
Presidential biographers talked about the challenges faced by three very different presidencies. Topics included Jackson’s search for a broader democracy in the 1830s, Garfield’s ...
136Jul 19, 1999
Mr. Garrison led a tour of the Garfield monument at Lake View Cemetery and talked about its architecture and about the various artwork in the monument.
55Jun 2, 2009
Don Ritchie talked about the creation of the President Garfield Memorial in Washington, D.C.
Date of interview unknown.