American First Ladies: Their Lives and Their Legacy

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Lewis L. Gould
Taylor & Francis, 2001 - Biography & Autobiography - 468 pages
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This volume presents 39 interpretative biographical essays on all first ladies, from Martha Washington to America's newest first lady, who assumed her position on January 20, 2001. This new edition contains new or updated material on all the living first ladies and updated bibliographies for each new entry, as well as a portrait of the new first lady.
  

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Contents

Martha Dandridge Custis Washington Patricia Brady
1
Abigail Smith Adams Lynn Hudson Parsons
11
Dolley Payne Todd Madison Holly Cowan Shulman
21
Elizabeth Kortright Monroe Julie K Fix
37
Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams Lynn Hudson Parsons
45
Anna Tuthill Symmes Harrison Nancy Beck Young
57
Letitia Christian Tyler Melba Porter Hay
65
Julia Gardiner Tyler if Melba Porter Hay
71
Ellen Louise Axson Wilson Shelley Sallee
221
Edith Bolling Galt Wilson Lewis L Gould
237
Florence Mabel Kling Harding Carl Sferrazza Anthony
247
26 Grace Anna Goodhue Coolidge Kristie Miller
257
Lou Henry Hoover Nancy Beck Young
275
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt AllidaM Black
285
Elizabeth Virginia Bess Wallace Truman Debbie Mauldin Cottrell
303
Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower Mark Young
311

Sarah Childress Polk Jayne Grumpier DeFiore
81
Margaret Mackall Smith Taylor Thomas H Appleton Jr
91
Abigail Powers Fillmore Kristin Hoganson
99
Jane Means Appleton Pierce Debbie Mauldin Cottrell
107
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln Jean H Baker
113
14 Eliza McCardle Johnson Nancy Beck Young
125
Julia Dent Grant John Y Simon
133
16 Lucy Ware Webb Hayes Olive Hoogenboom
143
17 Lucretia Rudolph Garfield Allan Peskin
153
Frances Clara Folsom Cleveland Rebecca Edwards
161
Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison Charles W Calhoun
171
Ida Saxton McKinley JobnJ Leffler
183
Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt Stacy A Cordery
195
Helen Herron Taft Stacy A Cordery
213
Jacqueline Lee Bouvier Kennedy Onassis Betty Boyd Caroli
321
32 Claudia Alta Taylor Lady Bird Johnson Lewis L Gould
335
33 Thelma Catherine Patricia Ryan Nixon Carl Sfeirazza Anthony
351
Elizabeth Ann Betty Bloomer Ford John Pope
363
Eleanor Rosalynn Smith Carter Kathy B Smith
377
Nancy Anne Frances Robbins Davis Reagan James G Benzejr
393
Barbara Pierce Bush Myra Gutin
409
Hillary Rodham Clinton Lewis L Gould
425
Laura Welch Bush Lewis L Gould
439
The Siena College First Lady Polls 1982 1993
447
Presidents and First Ladies 17892001
449
Portrait Credits
451
Index
453
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