First Ladies' Salute to First Women

Various dignitaries spoke at an awards dinner celebrating the contributions of five women who were first in their fields, including former… read more

Various dignitaries spoke at an awards dinner celebrating the contributions of five women who were first in their fields, including former Rep. Boggs who was the first female ambassador to the Vatican (1997-2001), former Secretary Dole who was the first female Transportation Secretary, Dr. Healy who was the first female director of the National Institutes of Health, Mrs. King who founded the Martin Luther King, Jr. Center, and Mrs. Holladay who founded the National Museum of Women in the Arts. First lady Laura Bush made videotaped remarks at the opening of the event. close

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First Ladies' Salute to First Women

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Program ID:
165945-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 27, 2001
Last Aired:
Nov 23, 2001

Airing Details

  • Sep 27, 2001 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Sep 27, 2001 | 5:45pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 22, 2001 | 8:40am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 23, 2001 | 12:54pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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