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    Book Discussion on Dear Abigail

    Biographer Diane Jacobs recalls the relationship between First Lady Abigail Adams and her sisters, Elizabeth Shaw Peabody and Mary Cranch. The sisters from Weymouth, Massachusetts,…

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    Hillary Clinton's Career and Political Future

    Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes talked about the book they co-authored, HRC, which gives an inside look into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s career and her potential…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the Washington Free Beacon online newspaper article about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. The story, about her time as first…

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    Lynda Johnson Robb Interview

    Linda Johnson Robb was interviewed in at the Lyndon Baines Johnson Library in Austin, Texas, about her mother, former First Lady Lady Bird Johnson. She shared personal memories of her…

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    First Lady Ida McKinley

    Carl Sferrazza Anthony and Richard Norton Smith talked about the life and influence of first lady Ida McKinley and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Among the…

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    First Ladies Anna Harrison, Letitia Tyler, and Julia Tyler

    Edna Greene Medford and Taylor Stoermer talked about the life and influence of first ladies Anna Harrison, Letitia Tyler, and Julia Tyler. They responded to telephone calls and…

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    First Ladies Rachel Jackson, Emily Donelson, and Angelica Singleton Van Buren

    Patricia Brady and Michael Henderson talked about the life and influence of first ladies Rachel Jackson, Emily Donelson, and Angelica Singleton Van Buren. They responded to telephone…

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    First Lady Dolley Madison

    Guests talked about the life and influence of First Lady Dolley Madison, focusing on her role in Washington society, her years as first lady (1809-1817), and activities in Washington after…

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    First Lady Abigail Adams

    Edith Gelles and Jim Taylor talked about the life and influence of first lady Abigail Adams and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Others spoke in videos from…

    10,804 views
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    Historical Perspectives on First Ladies

    Historians talked about the role of the first lady of the United States and how it had evolved through history. They gave examples of the differences between various first…

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    White House Perspectives on Recent First Ladies

    Former White House staff members talked about the roles of the first lady of the United States. They told stories of their experiences with various first ladies.*Topics included state…

    1,269 views
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    White House Christmas Tree Arrival

    In an annual holiday event, First Lady Michelle Obama, Sasha and Malia Obama, and their dog Bo received the White House Christmas Tree. The 19-foot tall Fraser Fir was delivered to the…

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    National Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon

    At an annual White House event, President Obama pardoned the national Thanksgiving turkey. He was joined by his daughters Sasha and Malia. The chosen turkey was selected through…

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    Book Discussion on The Patriarch

    Author David Nasaw talks about his book, The Patriarch: The Remarkable Life and Turbulent Times of Joseph P. Kennedy, in which he recounts the life of Joseph P. Kennedy, patriarch of the…

    1,729 views
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    A Photographer's View with David Hume Kennerly

    Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer David Hume Kennerly shared images of First Ladies. Mr. Kennerly was the White House photographer during the Ford Administration from 1974-77.…

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    President and Mrs. Lyndon Johnson

    Historians Michael Gillette, author of Lady Bird Johnson: An Oral History and Mark Updegrove, author of Indomitable Will: LBJ in the Presidency, talked about the lives of Lyndon and Lady…

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    Book Discussion on American Tapestry

    Author Rachel L. Swarns discussed her book American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama, in which she examined the people who made up…

    274 views
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    Book Discussion on Pat Nixon

    Mary Brennan, history professor at Texas State University, talked about her book, Pat Nixon: Embattled First Lady, in which she recounts the life of former First Lady Pat Nixon…

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    First Ladies Promotion

    A look at C-SPAN’s new series, "First Ladies Influences & Image", starting in February 2013.

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    Life as Teenagers in the White House

    Presidential daughters Susan Ford Bales and Lynda Johnson Robb discussed spending part of their teenage years in the White House. Both of their father’s took office at times of…

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