in News This Is How Americans Reacted To President Nixon's Resignation by Angle News August 8, 2018, 10:44 pm Bettmann / Bettmann Archive On April 29, 1974, President Richard Nixon announced that he would turn over 1,200 pages of edited transcripts about the Watergate scandal to the House Judiciary Committee. The stack of transcripts to be released are in the background. Boston Globe / Getty Images Anti-Nixon protesters march to the Sheraton Hotel in Boston on March 11, 1974. Bettmann / Bettmann Archive Transcripts of Nixon’s Watergate conversations arrive on Capitol Hill on April 30, 1974. Bettmann / Bettmann Archive President Nixon addresses a dedication ceremony of a new health care center in Miami. In the background, protesters carry signs calling for his impeachment. Keystone / Getty Images A prayer vigil is held in support of President Nixon on July 29, 1974. Gjon Mili / Getty Images President Nixon announces his resignation on national TV during a speech from the Oval Office on Aug. 8, 1974. Nathan Benn / Getty Images A crowd in front of the White House watches President Nixon’s resignation speech. Getty Images Patrons in a Philadelphia bar watch President Nixon’s resignation speech. Pictorial Parade / Getty Images Helen Thomas, correspondent and White House bureau chief for United Press International, leans against a wall as she awaits transcripts of Nixon’s resignation speech in the White House press office. Nathan Benn / Getty Images People gather and celebrate in front of the White House on the evening of Nixon’s resignation speech. Getty Images Left: Anti-Nixon demonstrators hold up “No Amnesty for Nixon” bumper stickers. Right: A man in a Nixon mask smokes a joint in New York City, 1974. Nathan Benn / Getty Images People celebrate in front of the White House on the evening of Nixon’s resignation speech. Owen Franken – Corbis / Getty Images A demonstrator holds a “No Amnesty For Nixon” sign outside the White House. Nathan Benn / Getty Images People celebrate in front of the White House on the evening of Nixon’s resignation speech. Nathan Benn / Getty Images A woman reads a headline in front of the White House on the afternoon of Nixon’s resignation speech. Owen Franken – Corbis / Getty Images Women at Washington National Airport read copies of the Washington Star-News newspaper. Historical / Getty Images After resigning, President Nixon leaves the White House with (from right) Vice President Gerald Ford, second lady Betty Ford, and first lady Pat Nixon. Bill Pierce / Getty Images Nixon raises his hands with victory signs in the doorway of a helicopter after leaving the White House following his resignation on Aug. 9, 1974. Source link Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Related See more Previous article Florida shooter Nikolas Cruz aims fake gun during interrogation Next article Jackie Chan and Team Rescued from Deadly Mudslide on Movie Set You must log in to post a comment.