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  • emThe Widow Washingtonem
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    The Widow Washington

    Martha Saxton, history and women’s studies professor at Amherst College, recalled the life of George Washington’s mother, Mary Ball Washington. Professor Saxton is the author of The Widow…

    447 views
  • Bunny Mellons Legacy
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    Bunny Mellon's Legacy

    This program was about Kennedy White House Rose Garden designer Bunny Mellon, and her friendship with first lady Jacqueline Kennedy. It was part of a day-long symposium hosted by the White…

    214 views
  • emThe Matriarchem
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    The Matriarch

    USA Today Washington Bureau chief Susan Page talked about her book on the life of first lady Barbara Bush, The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty. This event was…

    346 views
  • Dwight D Eisenhowers Leadership
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    Dwight D. Eisenhower's Leadership

    Susan Eisenhower talked about her grandfather Dwight D. Eisenhower and his leadership skills. Her remarks were part of an all-day symposium commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day,…

    249 views
  • Robert F Kennedy Assassination Reconsidered
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    Robert F. Kennedy Assassination Reconsidered

    Independent investigator and author Lisa Pease gave an illustrated talk about her book, A Lie Too Big to Fail: The Real History of the Assassination of Robert F. Kennedy. For the past 25…

    1,581 views
  • Author Research at Stanford University
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    Author Research at Stanford University

    Author John A. Farrell spoke about how he utilizes the Stanford University archives to research his next work, a biography on former Massachusetts Senator Ted Kennedy. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles…

    119 views
  • emHousehold Godsem
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    Household Gods

    Sara Georgini talked about the religious lives of the Adams family.

    486 views
  • QA with Susan Page
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    Q&A with Susan Page

    Susan Page talked about her book, The Matriarch: Barbara Bush and the Making of an American Dynasty.

    1,194 views
  • After Words with Vicky Ward
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    After Words with Vicky Ward

    Investigative reporter Vicky Ward reported on the careers of Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump and their roles in the Trump administration. She’s interviewed by former New York Observer Editor…

    2,748 views
  • Theodore Roosevelt Tribute
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    Theodore Roosevelt Tribute

    Tweed Roosevelt paid tribute to his great-grandfather Theodore in the National War College rotunda. He spoke in front of a marker commemorating the 1903 construction of Roosevelt Hall. This event…

    270 views
  • QA with Amy Greenberg
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    Q&A with Amy Greenberg

    Penn State Professor Amy Greenberg talked about her book, Lady First: The World of First Lady Sarah Polk.

    840 views
  • Eleanor Roosevelt emMcCallems Interview
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    Eleanor Roosevelt McCall's Interview

    In this 1958 film, McCall’s Magazine interviewed Eleanor Roosevelt on the occasion of the former first lady’s 74th birthday. She looked through family photographs and told the stories behind them. This…

    220 views
  • Eleanor Roosevelts Advice Column
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    Eleanor Roosevelt's Advice Column

    Mary Jo Binker talked about and read excerpts from Eleanor Roosevelt’s advice column written for more than 20 years for Ladies' Home Journal and McCall’s Magazine. Ms. Binker is editor of…

    269 views
  • Tour of Springfield Illinois
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    Tour of Springfield, Illinois

    Mary Todd Lincoln interpreter Pam Brown gave a tour of the city of Springfield, Illinois, and highlighted locations that were important to the former first lady. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

    529 views
  • emBetty Fordem
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    Betty Ford

    Lisa McCubbin recounted the life of former first lady Betty Ford.

    317 views
  • Barbara Bush Remembered
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    Barbara Bush Remembered

    Former President George W. Bush introduced a panel of speakers who reminisced about former first lady Barbara Bush, the second woman in history to be married to one American president and…

    301 views
  • Presidential Descendants
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    Presidential Descendants

    At the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC, descendants of Presidents Ford, Truman, McKinley, Johnson, and Theodore Roosevelt gathered to share their family…

    1,215 views
  • Harry Truman Descendant
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    Harry Truman Descendant

    Descendants of presidents from James Monroe to Gerald R. Ford convened in Washington, D.C. for the Presidential Sites Summit hosted by the White House Historical Association. American History TV…

    205 views
  • Blanche Wiesen Cook on Eleanor Roosevelt
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    Blanche Wiesen Cook on Eleanor Roosevelt

    Eleanor Roosevelt biographer Blanche Wiesen Cook talked with Paul Sparrow, director of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum in Hyde Park, New York. Ms. Cook has written…

    289 views
  • Barbara Bush As Her Grandchildren Remember Her
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    Barbara Bush As Her Grandchildren Remember Her

    Five of Barbara Bush’s grandchildren remember her in this discussion moderated by journalist Cokie Roberts. The former first lady was only the second woman in history to be married to one…

    570 views
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