First Ladies Throughout History

Panelists talked about at the historical roles and responsibilities of the first lady as well as how those roles had evolved. They… read more

Panelists talked about at the historical roles and responsibilities of the first lady as well as how those roles had evolved. They talked specifically about Eleanor Roosevelt, Jackie Kennedy and Betty Ford as well as Hillary Clinton and Laura Bush. 

This event was part of a conference which examined the legacies of America’s First Ladies and took place at the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library. This conference was the last of three in Texas focusing on First Ladies - the previous gatherings were at the George Bush Presidential Library and the George W. Bush Presidential Center. close

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

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  • Black, Allida M. Director and Editor George Washington University->Eleanor Roosevelt Papers
  • Caputo, Lisa Press Secretary (Former) White House->First Lady
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First Ladies Throughout History

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Program ID:
309081-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Austin, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Jan 2, 2013
Last Aired:
Apr 2, 2013

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