Word on the Street

Comments from Mainers in 1971 willing to talk about their opinions on the resignation of President Richard M. Nixon, the evening before, are both poignant and instructive, given the current political environment now more than 50 years later.

This clip is one of hundreds soon to be available through the support of an NEH grant that is funding work at NHF to digitize and upload the Maine television collection that are part of the NHF archives.

Interviews on the street