First Lady Barbara Bush

Myra Gutin and Jeffrey Engel talked about the life and influence of first lady Barbara Bush and responded to telephone calls and electronic… read more

Myra Gutin and Jeffrey Engel talked about the life and influence of first lady Barbara Bush and responded to telephone calls and electronic communications. Topics included her behind-the-scenes relationship with her husband during his long career of public service, her role as matriarch of the Bush family, her relationship with the press, and her advocacy for literacy and volunteerism. In a video clip, Warren Finch showed some of her scrapbooks in the Bush Presidential Library. Video clips were shown of an October 29, 2013, interview with Barbara Bush. Other video clips included a 1990 commencement address, a news conference, and 2001 remarks by President George W. Bush.

This was the 32nd episode in the C-SPAN series “First Ladies: Influence and Image.” close

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

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

Series

More information about

First Lady Barbara Bush

4,265 Views
Program ID:
314539-1
Category:
C-SPAN Specials
Format:
Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jan 20, 2014
Last Aired:
Jan 25, 2014

Airing Details

  • Jan 20, 2014 | 8:59pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 20, 2014 | 9:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 21, 2014 | 12:02am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Jan 25, 2014 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jan 25, 2014 | 7:00pm EST | C-SPAN 1
Purchase a DVD or Download

First Lady Barbara Bush

  • DVD
    Length:
    01:35:24
    Price:
    $19.95
    Add to Cart
  • MP3 audio
    Length:
    01:35:24
    Price:
    $0.99
    Add to Cart

Clips from This Video

View all clips from this video