Presidential Libraries of the National Archives Launch Podcast

Aug 02, 2007, 01:00 ET from National Archives

    WASHINGTON, Aug. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using technology to bring
 its unique holdings to the public, the Presidential Libraries of the
 National Archives and Records Administration today announced its podcast
 series, "Presidential Archives Uncovered."
     Based on the Presidential Timeline web site
 (, "Presidential Archives Uncovered"
 broadcasts audio clips from the Libraries' collection, ranging from serious
 policy discussions between the President and his advisors to conversations
 among Presidential family members. In one of the audio clips, for example,
 President and Mrs. Nixon discuss the pandas' arrival at the National Zoo in
 1972, following the President's historic trip to the People's Republic of
 China earlier that year. A new clip will be added each month.
     Audio is freely available on the Presidential Libraries' podcast web
 site and at iTunes.
     "Presidential Archives Uncovered"
     -- Web site:
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     A podcast is audio content that is automatically delivered over a
 network via free subscription. Once subscribed to, Podcasts can be
 regularly distributed over the Internet and accessed with an iPod, laptop,
 or desktop computer (both Macs and PCs).
     For more press information, contact the National Archives Public
 Affairs Staff at 202-357-5300.

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