First Lady Lucy Hayes

Allida Black and Thomas Culbertson talked about the life and influence of first lady Lucy Hayes and responded to telephone calls and… read more

Allida Black and Thomas Culbertson talked about the life and influence of first lady Lucy Hayes and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. The first presidential wife with a college degree, Lucy Hayes symbolized the “New Woman” as the country celebrated its centennial. She had been very active in medical service during the Civil War and continued her charitable work, especially with veterans and orphans of the war. Topics included her relations with temperance and women’s suffrage movements. In several video clips Christie Weininger gave a tour of Spiegel Grove, the Hayes home in Fremont, Ohio.

This was the 12th episode 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 Lucy Hayes

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Program ID:
310736-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 13, 2013
Last Aired:
Aug 21, 2013

Airing Details

  • May 13, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • May 13, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 13, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 14, 2013 | 12:04am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 2013 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 18, 2013 | 7:20pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 20, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Aug 20, 2013 | 9:01pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 2013 | 12:05am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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