First Lady Martha Washington

Guests talked about the life and influence of first lady Martha Washington. They responded to telephone calls and electronic… read more

Guests talked about the life and influence of first lady Martha Washington. They responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Among the topics addressed were her early life in Williamsburg, Virginia; Mount Vernon and her relationship with George Washington; her role in the Revolutionary War; life during the presidency and after retirement; and her relationships with other notable figures such as Abigail Adams. 

This was the first presentation in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.” close

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

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First Lady Martha Washington

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Program ID:
310724-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Feb 25, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 21, 2013

Airing Details

  • Feb 25, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Feb 25, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 26, 2013 | 12:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 02, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Mar 02, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 01, 2013 | 1:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 05, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 05, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 05, 2013 | 11:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 21, 2013 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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