Historical Perspectives on First Ladies

This video originally aired on Monday, February 18, 2013.

About This Video

A preview of the new C-SPAN series, “First Ladies: Influence and Image” at the David M. Rubenstein National Center for White House History in the historic Decatur House. The first panel gave “Historical Perspectives on First Ladies.” The second panel gave “White House Perspectives on Recent First Ladies.”


First Ladies, President, US History

Related Subjects/Topics

  • U.S. History
  • The President


  • Towson State University professor Martha Joynt Kumar
  • National Museum of American History curator Edith Mayo
  • Historian and Author William Seale