April 27, 1959
Harry S. Truman presents the first of a series of William Radner Lectures at Columbia University in New York, New York. John G. Palfrey, Dean of Columbia College, presided. Grayson Kirk, President of Columbia University, extended the university's welcome to former President Truman. Reel 1 contains the opening remarks and the lecture. Reel 2 contains the discussion which followed the lecture. The subject is the Presidency of the United States.Reel 1: Length, 32 min.Reel 2: Length, 23 min. 34 sec.