Videos

Andy Jampoler speaks regularly at libraries, community events, and on cruise ships. He has presented at the Library of Congress, the National Archives, the Mariners Museum, the Navy Memorial. Recent cruises have included Seabourn, Cruise West, and SeaDream.


Videos

  • The Last Lincoln Conspirator

    C-SPAN , October 15, 2008

    Despite all that has been written about the assassination of Abraham Lincoln, the story of John Surratt-the only conspirator who got away-remains untold and largely unknown. Andrew Jampoler tells what happened to that last conspirator in The Last Lincoln Conspirator: John Surratt’s Flight from the Gallows (Naval Institute Press, October 15, 2008). Following his remarks at the National Archives, he responded to audience members’ questions.


  • Rescue of Alfa Foxtrot 586

    C-SPAN , April 26, 2014

    Andrew Jampoler talked about his book Adak: The Rescue of Alfa Foxtrot 586, in which he chronicles the crash of a crew on a mission flying over Russia in 1978. In October of 1978 a P-3C Orion military plane caught fire and the crew was forced to ditch the aircraft in the ocean off the coast of Russia. Mr. Jampoler talked about the mission and the rescue of the crew members. The Smithsonian Associates hosted this event.


  • Search for Amelia Earhart

    C-SPAN , April 26, 2014

    Andrew Jampoler talked about the mystery of Amelia Earhart. The aviatrix and her navigator disappeared in the South Pacific in 1937. Mr. Jampoler summarized her story, detailed some of the lasting theories of what happened, and discussed why her story continues to interest people today. The Smithsonian Associates hosted this event.