American History TV

Subjects: Civics, History, Social Studies
Grade Level: 9-12
Source: C-SPAN3

American History TV presents a special series of interviews with people who were at the White House, US Capitol, the Pentagon—and in the skies above Washington on September 11, 2011.


Two-hour runtime; Unrestricted copyright


Sept 5 at 8:00PM ET:  Former White House Chief Usher Gary Walters who stayed his post in the evacuated White House seeing to the neeads of the president and his staff and former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert.

Sept 6 at 8:00PM ET: Former Senate Majority Leader Tom Daschle and Mary Matalin, former aide to Dick Cheney

Sept 7 at 8:00PM ET: John Jester, the Pentagone's Chief of Defense Protective Services and Mary Beth Cahill, chief of staff to the late Senator Ted Kennedy

Sept 8 at 8:99PM ET: Read Admiral David Thomas and Major Heather Penney, one of the first F16 pilots scrambled from Andrews Air Force Base to intercept incoming planes

American History TV

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