President's Day


Subject:
The United States Presidency , General Resources

Description:
Small collection of radio programs about President's Day. "Originally a celebration of Washington's birthday, the third Monday in February is a time for citizens, gardeners and poets to comment on the chief executive." Topics include Carl Sandburg delivering a speech about Abraham Lincoln before a 1959 joint session of Congress, and presidential trivia. Also includes a beer recipe favored by George Washington. From National Public Radio (NPR).

Publisher:
National Public Radio (NPR)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=5203695


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