Henry Ford "Camping" with Edison and Firestone
Clip: Season 1 | 1m 23s
For many years, Henry Ford took annual camping trips with the "vagabonds" - his close friends Thomas Edison, Harvey Firestone and John Burroughs - with an entourage of servants, photographers, friends and family often in tow. On several occasions a president even joined along - President Harding in 1921 and Coolidge in 1923. Here, the group dined around a giant lazy Susan during their 1923 trip.
Aired: 01/29/13 |
JFK, Part 2, chapter 1
Clip: S1 | 7m 28s
JFK Sneak Peek
Clip: S1 | 33m 45s
JFK's First Lady: Jackie and the White House
Clip: S1 | 2m 59s
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The Chinese Six Companies
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