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Presidential Recordings Program


Description

From 1940 to 1973, US presidents secretly recorded just under 5,000 hours of in-person and telephone conversations. This includes the administrations of Franklin D. Roosevelt, Harry S. Truman, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Lyndon B. Johnson, John F. Kennedy, and Richard M. Nixon. Includes audio files and transcripts of United States presidents' conversations.


Coverage: Roosevelt-Nixon Access: Freely Available


Keywords

Presidential History; United States History

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