Agnew's press conference, Miami Beach, Florida, August 24, 1972

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This is a recording of Vice President Spiro T. Agnew's press conference after the Republican National Convention and his nomination for re-election in Miami Beach, Florida. During the press conference, Vice President Agnew answers questions on future college visits, campaign travel plans, and the bugging of the Democratic National Committee's headquarters. The recording then cuts to an interview discussing the African American involvement in the re-election of President Richard Nixon and another interview with a Pennsylvania Senator on the breaking of the Democratic National Committee's headquarters.
Government, Law, Politics
Politics and Civic Life
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Description
7 in; 00:43:36 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
Spiro T. Agnew papers
Series 5: Audiovisual Materials, 1945-1980, Subseries 2, Box 17, Item 27
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Access condition: public.
Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:734484; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/45596; Catalog Key: 1036; Filename: histmss-076650

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