Headliner of State: James Garfield | DC IMPROV | Comedy Club, Restaurant, Bar, School N.W. Washington D.C.
Friday, 10 February 2017 10:09

Headliner of State: James Garfield

James Garfield was an insatiable student. But did he learn to be funny?

The National Park Service is here to help us find out. Todd Arrington, the site manager for the James A. Garfield National Historic Site, tells us all about the 20th president's personality -- and why Garfield's good nature helped him become a contender in the first place. It's a cool look at an underappreciated POTUS.

Garfield Historic Site online
Garfield NHS on Twitter

MUSIC: Hail Columbia, "The Chant (St. James Informary)" by Art Shaw and His New Music, "My Ohio Home" by Jean Godkette and His Orchestra