× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.

Search the Archive

CBS Special for 1968-08-29

This program is about 1 hour long

  • Battle Hymn of the Republic at the Democratic Convention


    06:57:00 pm — 07:07:20 pm

    Coverage of the 1968 Democratic Convention. The delegates sing the Battle Hymn of the Republic after a tribute to Robert F. Kennedy as the Democratic leadership tries to gain control of the convention. Dan Rather gives Theodore Bikell a microphone at 7:05:00 to continue singing.