Picturing the Presidents

Picturing the Presidents

     
 

American presidents not only determined the course of United States policy, but have played a pivotal role in world issues throughout the years, from WWII, to America's heavy-handed role in Iraq and the Middle East. The Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., offers a retrospective of U.S. presidents in portrait form, ensuring that the… See more details below

Overview

American presidents not only determined the course of United States policy, but have played a pivotal role in world issues throughout the years, from WWII, to America's heavy-handed role in Iraq and the Middle East. The Smithsonian Institution's National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C., offers a retrospective of U.S. presidents in portrait form, ensuring that the winding path of America's history is remembered along with its leaders. ~ Tracie Cooper

Product Details

Release Date:
02/10/2009
UPC:
0617742207699
Original Release:
2008
Source:
Smithsonian Networks
Sound:
[Dolby Digital Surround]
Time:
1:10:00
Sales rank:
81,895

Special Features

Closed Caption; Picturing the president: George Washington

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Picturing the Presidents
1. Men of Importance [12:57]
2. High Expectations [8:56]
3. Photographic Revolution [10:54]
4. Political Cartoons [9:02]
5. Permanent Medium [4:09]

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