Mrs. Lincoln: A Life Catherine Clinton talked about her biography of the wife of President Abraham Lincoln, Mrs. Lincoln: A Life (Harper; January 6, 2009). This… read more

Mrs. Lincoln: A Life Catherine Clinton talked about her biography of the wife of President Abraham Lincoln, Mrs. Lincoln: A Life (Harper; January 6, 2009). This book is the first biography of Mary Todd Lincoln in 21 years. The author argues that Mrs. Lincoln had her faults but that she has been unfairly portrayed by many Lincoln scholars.

Ms. Clinton was interviewed at the 102nd annual meeting of the Organization of American Historians at the Washington Convention Center in Seattle. close

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Mrs. Lincoln: A Life

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Program ID:
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Interview
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Interview
Location:
Seattle, Washington, United States
First Aired:
Apr 13, 2009 | 6:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
May 03, 2009 | 7:08am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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