Abraham Lincoln http://iowapublicradio.org en Herbert Hoover and a Civil War Exhibit http://iowapublicradio.org/post/herbert-hoover-and-civil-war-exhibit-0 <p>In this encore edition of River to River, listen back to h<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">ost Ben Kieffer's&nbsp;tour of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum with its Director Tom Schwartz. &nbsp;Schwartz talks about the role of presidential museums and libraries in light of the recent opening of the George W. Bush Library in Dallas. &nbsp;Schwartz also discusses President Hoover himself and the museum’s exhibit that commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. Tue, 06 Aug 2013 13:24:05 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Ben Stanton 26993 at http://iowapublicradio.org Herbert Hoover and a Civil War Exhibit Herbert Hoover and a Civil War Exhibit http://iowapublicradio.org/post/herbert-hoover-and-civil-war-exhibit <p>Host Ben Kieffer&nbsp;takes a tour of the Herbert Hoover Presidential Library and Museum with its Director Tom Schwartz. &nbsp;He talks about the role of presidential museums and libraries in light of the recent opening of the George W. Bush Library in Dallas. &nbsp;Schwartz also discusses President Hoover himself and the museum’s exhibit that commemorates the 150th anniversary of the Civil War. &nbsp;It’s called Iowans and the Civil War: The Western Theater. Thu, 02 May 2013 19:02:26 +0000 Ben Kieffer & Ben Stanton 20150 at http://iowapublicradio.org Herbert Hoover and a Civil War Exhibit The Historical Accuracy of Spielberg's "Lincoln" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/historical-accuracy-spielbergs-lincoln <div>The passage of the 13<font size="1"><sup>th</sup></font> Amendment which outlaws slavery and involuntary servitude almost didn’t pass.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Host Ben Kieffer speaks with historian Thomas Schwartz, one of the foremost experts on the Abraham Lincoln. Tue, 04 Dec 2012 19:22:35 +0000 Ben Kieffer 11565 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Historical Accuracy of Spielberg's "Lincoln"