First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt

Allida Black and Douglas Brinkley talked about the life and influence of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt and responded to telephone calls and… read more

Allida Black and Douglas Brinkley talked about the life and influence of first lady Eleanor Roosevelt and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included her independent life and causes and the numerous precedents she set as well as her challenges to and support of President Franklin Roosevelt’s policies. Several audio and video clips were shown of her.

Video clips were shown of Victor Pennes giving a tour of Springwood and Val-Kil, and Jeffrey Urbin a tour of materials in the archives of the presidential library in Hyde Park, N.Y.

This was the 23rd 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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  • Victor Pennes Park Ranger Roosevelt-Vanderbilt National Historic Site
  • Jeffrey Urbin Specialist Roosevelt (Franklin) Presidential Library and Museum->Education
  • Peter Slen Host C-SPAN
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First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt

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Program ID:
314530-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 21, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 24, 2013

Airing Details

  • Oct 21, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 21, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 21, 2013 | 9:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 22, 2013 | 12:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 26, 2013 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Oct 26, 2013 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 2013 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Nov 30, 2013 | 10:00am EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Dec 24, 2013 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
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