TITLE

The Impossible Job

AUTHOR(S)
Small, Lawrence M.
PUB. DATE
October 2000
SOURCE
Smithsonian;Oct2000, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the exhibition 'The American Presidency: A Glorious Burden,' at the National Museum of American History in Washington, D.C. Information regarding the decision to recognize the Presidents; Historical significance of the exhibition; Thoughts on the office of the presidency and the expectations that are coupled thereof.
ACCESSION #
3583968

 

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