Eleanor Roosevelt and Women's Rights

Historian Allida Black and Tracy Roosevelt, great-granddaughter of Eleanor Roosevelt, talked about how Eleanor Roosevelt influenced… read more

Historian Allida Black and Tracy Roosevelt, great-granddaughter of Eleanor Roosevelt, talked about how Eleanor Roosevelt influenced JFK’s policies on Women’s Rights. First Lady from 1933 to 1945, Eleanor Roosevelt continued in public service for years after she left the White House, and became a key player in John F. Kennedy’s presidential campaign and administration. She was an advocate for Women’s and Civil Rights, and President Kennedy appointed her to chair a special Commission on the Status of Women. This event was hosted by the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard and the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library. close

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Program ID:
315133-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
First Aired:
Nov 16, 2013
Last Aired:
Dec 2, 2013

Airing Details

  • Nov 16, 2013 | 7:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 16, 2013 | 11:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 17, 2013 | 12:20pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Nov 30, 2013 | 1:25pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 01, 2013 | 6:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Dec 02, 2013 | 2:25am EST | C-SPAN 3
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