Independence Hall
American Institutions: The Performance and the Prospects
April 9-10, 1976
Sheraton-Plaza Hotel
Chicago, Illinois

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Friday, April 9

4:00 - 6:00    Registration & Reception

6:00 - 7:30    Dinner 

8:00 - 9:30   "The Presidency" - Richard J. Whalen

Gerhart Niemeyer, Chairman

Russell Kirk, Alvin Rabushka, Stephen J. Tensor

10:00 - 11:00    ISI Alumni Association Hospitality Hour 

 

Saturday, April 10

8:45 - 9:45    Annual Breakfast Meeting of the Membership 

10:00 - 11:30    "The Legislature" - James McClellan

John L. Ryan, Chairman

M. E. Bradford, Karl O'Lessker, Robert L. Schuettinger

12:15 - 1:15    Luncheon 

Report on The Philadelphia Society - Henry Regnery

Remarks - Stefan T. Possony

1:15 - 2:00    Film: "Adam Smith and the Wealth of Nations" 

Produced for the Liberty Fund by Charles
Barker Films, London
Introduction by Ronald H. Coase

2:30 - 4:00    "The Judiciary" - Philip B. Kurland 

William J. Casey, Chairman

Fred E. Inbau, Shirley Robin Letwin, Ernest van den Haag

4:30 - 6:00    "The Media" - Kevin P. Phillips

M. Stanton Evans, Chairman

William F. Gavin, R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. , Clay T. Whitehead

6:00 - 7:00    Wilhelm-Ropke-Stiftung - Reception 

7:00 - 9:00    Dinner - Russell Kirk, Chairman

Patrick M. Boarman, Albert Hunold, Thomas Molnar