Search the Archive

Republican National Convention #857695

NBC Special for Monday, Jul 14, 1980

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

  • Live NBC news coverage of the 1980 Republican National Convention in Detroit, Michigan, hosted by John Chancellor and David Brinkley. With reports and analysis from Marvin Kalb, Garrick Utley, Tom Brokaw, Tom Pettit, David Burrington, Theodore White and Edwin Newman.
  • Live footage of interviews with Dr. Henry Kissinger, Alexander Haig, Representative John Rousselot, Cliff White, Senator Richard Lugar, Senator Richard Schweiker, Senator Jesse Helms, Senator William Roth and Mike Deaver.
  • Live footage of speeches from Senator Nancy Kassebaum and William Simon.
  • Live footage of the Pledge of Allegiance being led by James Webb.
  • Live footage of the National Anthem being sung by Representative Robert Michel.
  • Live footage of invocation given by Reverend Billy Graham.
  • Taped footage of interviews with George Bush.
  • Reporter(s):
    Kalb, Marvin;
    Utley, Garrick;
    Brokaw, Tom;
    Pettit, Tom;
    Burrington, David;
    White, Theodore;
    Newman, Edwin
    Duration:
    01:01:00

    Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

    Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

    • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
    • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
    • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

    If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.