Fred J. Maroon and the Nixon Years, 1970-1974
on view July 29-December 5, 1999
Taylor Gallery, National Museum
of American History
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Media August 7, 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Broadcast Studio, Newseum
Fred J. Maroon tells the stories behind the photographs in the exhibition.
Presented in conjunction with the Newseum, 1101 Wilson Blvd., Arlington.
Free, but first-come, first-served seating is limited. For advance tickets,
call 703-284-3527 and leave your name, phone number, and the number
of tickets desired. The archived program and delayed webcast can be
heard at www.freedomforum.org/freeradio.
Talk, August 12, 12-1 p.m.
Taylor Gallery, National Museum of American History
J. Maroon and exhibition curator Michelle Delaney tour the exhibition
and discuss significant photographs and objects. Free and open to the
public. Tickets are not required, but first-come, first-served space
September 9, 68 p.m.
Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History
J. Pachter, counselor to the Smithsonian Institution secretary, and
Fred J. Maroon discuss key images from the exhibition and Maroons book,
direct and powerful records of an unsettling time in American history.
The Nixon Years 19691974:
White House to Watergate (photographs by Fred Maroon, text by
Tom Wicker) is available for signing after the program. Presented by
Associates. Free and open to the public, but reservations are required.
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Washington Posts Watergate 25 includes a detailed chronology,
biographies of key players, reprints of significant articles, post-Watergate
legislative reforms, and interviews.
The National Archivess virtual exhibition, American Originals,
contains original documents from Watergate.
An overview of exhibits and activities at the Richard Nixon Library and
Visitors to the Newseums website have ranked Nixons resignation 14th
out of the top 100 news stories of the 20th century. Its calendar of events
also posts notices about possible future public programs at the Newseum
related to Photographing History.
Stephen. Three volumes: Nixon: The Education of a Politician, 1913-1962;
The Triumph of a Politician, 1962-1972; and Ruin and Recovery,
19731990. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1987-1991.
Fred. Watergate: The Corruption of American Politics and the Fall of
Richard M. Nixon. New York: Simon and Schuster, 1994.
Vicki. The Power of Photography: How Photographs Changed Our Lives.
New York: Abbeville Press, 1991.
Fred, and Tom Wicker. The
Nixon Years, 19691974: White House to Watergate. New York: Abbeville
James. Grand Expectations: The United States, 1945-74. New York:
Oxford University Press, 1996.