The Two Wives of Woodrow Wilson

Kristie Miller, author of Ellen and Edith: Woodrow Wilson’s First Ladies, talked about Ellen Axson, the first wife of Woodrow Wilson… read more

Kristie Miller, author of Ellen and Edith: Woodrow Wilson’s First Ladies, talked about Ellen Axson, the first wife of Woodrow Wilson who died in 1914, and Edith Bolling Galt, who married the widowed president in December 1915. Ms. Miller argues it was Edith who carefully guarded access to the president and who ignited a debate that continues to this day over how much power she exerted. She responded to questions from the audience. close

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The Two Wives of Woodrow Wilson

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306590-1
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Location:
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
First Aired:
Nov 11, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 2, 2013

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  • Nov 11, 2012 | 8:32am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 11, 2012 | 7:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 11, 2012 | 10:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 17, 2012 | 3:30pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Nov 22, 2012 | 11:15am EST | C-SPAN 3
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  • Apr 01, 2013 | 11:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Apr 02, 2013 | 7:37am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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