Alexander Heffner lecture.
Jimmy Carter Presidential Library and Museum
Alexander Heffner discusses and signs his newest edition of "A Documentary History of the United States." Accompanied by interpretations of their significance by journalist Alexander Heffner, this book includes important documents such as:
• The complete text of the Declaration of Independence
• The complete Constitution of the United States
• The Monroe Doctrine
• The Emancipation Proclamation
• Woodrow Wilson’s War Message to Congress
• Franklin D. Roosevelt’s “Four Freedoms” Speech
• John F. Kennedy’s Inaugural Address
• Martin Luther King, Jr.’s “I Have a Dream” Speech
• Ronald Reagan’s Inaugural Addresses, 1981 and 1985
• Documents relating to September 11, 2001
All events listed in the calendar are free unless noted.