American First Ladies: Their Lives and Their Legacy

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Taylor & Francis, 2001 - History - 468 pages
This volume presents thirty-nine interpretive biographical essays on all first ladies, from Martha Washington to America's newest First Lady, Laura Bush. This new edition contains updated material on all the living First Ladies and updated bibliographies for each entry, as well as a portrait of the newest First Lady.
 

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Contents

Martha Dandridge Custis Washington Patricia Brady
1
Abigail Smith Adams r Lynn Hudson Parsons
11
Dolley Payne Todd Madison Holly Cowan Shulman
21
Elizabeth Kortright Monroe julie K Fix
37
Louisa Catherine Johnson Adams r Lynn Hudson Parsons
45
Anna Tuthill Symmes Harrison a Nancy Beck Young
57
Letitia Christian Tyler r Melba Porter Hay
65
Julia Gardiner Tyler Melba Porter Hay
71
r Ellen Louise Axson Wilson r Shelley Sallee
227
r Edith Bolling Galt Wilson r Lewis L Gould
237
r Florence Mabel Kling Harding r Carl Sferrazza Anthony
247
r Grace Anna Goodhue Coolidge Kristie Miller
257
r Lou Henry Hoover r Nancy Beck Young
275
r Anna Eleanor Roosevelt r Allida M Black
285
r Elizabeth Virginia Bess Wallace Truman Debbie Mauldin Cottrell
303
r Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower Mark Young 3 11
321

Sarah Childress Polk a jayne Crumpler DeFiore
81
Margaret Mackall Smith Taylor Thomas H Appleton jr
91
r Abigail Powers Fillmore Kristin Hoganson
99
Jane Means Appleton Pierce Debbie Mauldin Cottrell
107
Mary Ann Todd Lincoln r jean H Baker
113
r Eliza McCardle Johnson r Nancy Beck Young
125
Julia Dent Grant k john Y Simon
133
r Lucy Ware Webb Hayes Olive Hoogenboom
143
r Lucretia Rudolph Garfield r Allan Peskin
153
r Frances Clara Folsom Cleveland r Rebecca Edwards
161
r Caroline Lavinia Scott Harrison r Charles W Calhoun
171
r Ida Saxton McKinley r john J Leffler
183
r Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt r Stacy A Cordery
195
r Helen Herron Taft + Stacy A Cordery
213
r Claudia Alta Taylor Lady Bird Johnson Lewis L Gould
335
r Thelma Catherine Patricia Ryan Nixon k Carl Sferrazza Anthony
351
r Elizabeth Ann Betty Bloomer Ford John Pope
363
r Eleanor Rosalynn Smith Carter Kathy B Smith
377
r Nancy Anne Frances Robbins Davis Reagan james G Benzejr
393
r Barbara Pierce Bush r Myra Gutin
409
r Hillary Rodham Clinton Lewis L Gould
425
r Laura Welch Bush r 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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