Story posted October 30, 2009
Franklin Pierce, fourteenth President of the United States (1853-1857) and a member of the Class of 1824, is to be the focus of a segment on the WCSH program Bill Green's Maine Saturday, October 31, 2009.
Host Bill Green interviewed Associate Professor of History Patrick Rael and Scott Ogden '10, who is working on an honors project about Pierce's life.
The crew also photographed some of the Pierce-related materials held in the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives.
Bill Green's Maine airs Saturday at 7 p.m. on WCSH (Channel 6).