Life Portrait of James Madison

In the fourth in a series on American presidents, James Madison’s life and career were discussed. Mr. Rakove talked about… read more

In the fourth in a series on American presidents, James Madison’s life and career were discussed. Mr. Rakove talked about Madison’s childhood and his education. He took calls from viewers. Ms. Mullins talked about Madison and Montpelier. The gazebo and other aspects of his home, Montpelier, were shown.

Ms. Shulman talked about Dolley Madison and President Madison and their ceremonial roles with foreign dignitaries. She also described the appearance, personality and life of Dolley Madison. They took calls from viewers. Mr. Franz talked about James Madison High School and what the students know about Madison. Ms. Lewis spoke about the archeological research in progress in Dolley Madison’s bedroom. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Life Portrait of James Madison

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Program ID:
122316-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Orange, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 9, 1999
Last Aired:
Mar 10, 2013

Airing Details

  • Apr 09, 1999 | 9:07am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 1999 | 4:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 09, 1999 | 8:06pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 1999 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 05, 1999 | 8:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 12, 1999 | 7:04pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 12, 1999 | 11:10pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 13, 1999 | 6:04am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 21, 1999 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 31, 2000 | 8:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 22, 2001 | 12:49am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 02, 2002 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 03, 2002 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2002 | 11:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 05, 2002 | 2:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 06, 2002 | 11:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 07, 2002 | 2:00am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 10, 2013 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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