Richard Norton Smith: The Colonel: The life and legend of Robert R McCormick

From the Illinois Channel Archives (May, 2004): From our “Illinois Books & Authors” series, our 2004 interview with Historian and author, Richard Norton Smith, as we talks about his biography of Robert McCormick, called “The Colonel”  At the time of this 2004 interview, Mr Smith was the Executive Director of the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library.   This runs about 40 mins.