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Life Portraits: Dwight Eisenhower

Abilene, Kansas
Sunday, November 3, 2013

In this program from our 1999 "American Presidents: Life Portraits" series we focused on Dwight Eisenhower's life and career. Historians addressed his childhood, his military career, the early Cold War years, his role in ending the Korean War, and his relationship with his wife, Mamie. The program, which includes archival audio recordings and film, was recorded at the Eisenhower Center in Abilene, Kansas.

Updated: Monday, November 4, 2013 at 3:23pm (ET)

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