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Life Portraits: James Garfield

Mentor, Ohio
Sunday, May 19, 2013

In this program from our 1999 "American Presidents: Life Portraits" series we focused on James Garfield's life and career. Historians discussed Garfield's military service, his election as president and assassination shortly after his inauguration. Suzanne Miller, the site manager at Garfield's home in Mentor, Ohio, talked about several of the artifacts and documents that Garfield left behind. 

Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013 at 1:21pm (ET)

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