The Children of Theodore Roosevelt

Melanie Gustafson spoke about the children of Theodore Roosevelt. Using a photographic slideshow, Ms. Gustafson discussed the… read more

Melanie Gustafson spoke about the children of Theodore Roosevelt. Using a photographic slideshow, Ms. Gustafson discussed the death of his first wife, second marriage to a childhood sweetheart, and homes. Following her presentation, Ms. Gustafson responded to questions and comments from members of the audience.

The symposium, “In the Shadow of Greatness: The Lives of Presidential Children,” was held at Hildene, the historic summer home of Robert Todd Lincoln. Ms. Gustafson is the author of Women and the Republican Party, 1854-1924 (Women in American History), published by the University of Illinois Press. close

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

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Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Manchester, Vermont, United States
First Aired:
Nov 24, 2005
Last Aired:
Feb 15, 2010

Airing Details

  • Nov 24, 2005 | 1:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 14, 2010 | 10:36am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 14, 2010 | 4:36pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 14, 2010 | 10:36pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 15, 2010 | 4:36am EST | C-SPAN 3
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