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White House Historical Association

The White House Historical Association, founded in 1961 through efforts of First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy is a private, non-profit organization with a mission to enhance the public's understanding, appreciation, and enjoyment of the White House, the official home and principal workplace of the President of the United States. Wikipedia*

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The White House Historical Association has 100 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1996, The Presidency: Challenge and Change. The year with the most videos was 2013 with 32 videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 5,630 views per program. Most appearances with Susan Swain (36), William Seale (12), Neil W. Horstman (11). Most common tags: First Ladies, Family of President, Executive Branch.

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    Andrew Jackson and the Bank War

    Historian Daniel Feller revisited Andrew Jackson’s bank war of the 1830s, a political struggle to challenge and even cripple the…

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    American Ulysses

    Ronald White talked about his book American Ulysses: A Life of Ulysses S. Grant, in which he remembers the life of Civil War…

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    Comparing Approaches to Historical Narrative

    Cokie Roberts moderated a panel discussion entitled “Doing History: Comparing Approaches to the Historian’s Craft.”…

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    First Ladies and the White House

    William Seale talked about the first ladies who have had the most impact on the executive mansion. The conversation was…

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