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First ladies of the White House

Nancy J. Skarmeas

First ladies of the White House

by Nancy J. Skarmeas

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Published by Ideals Publications in Nashville, Tenn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presidents" spouses,
  • Biography,
  • Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Nancy J. Skarmeas
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE176.2 .S58 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination87 p. :
    Number of Pages87
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25213882M
    ISBN 10082495906X
    ISBN 109780824959067
    LC Control Number2011534317
    OCLC/WorldCa229034343

    2. Using the web site listed below, as well as other materials about the White House which may feature information on the White House Library, plot out a timeline of events in Abigail and Millard Fillmore’s quest to establish a library in the White House. Extending the Lesson.   First Ladies constitute the original First Wives’ Club. They always know what’s REALLY going on behind the scenes in the highest echelon of American government. The hope of reading some inside dirt is what makes their memoirs so fascinating — how they were changed by the presidency? And what happens after they leave the White [ ].

    First Ladies of the United States include famous names such as Martha Washington, Abigail Adams, Barbara Bush, Eleanor Roosevelt, Hillary Clinton and Melania Trump.   From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the groundbreaking backstairs look at the White House, The Residence, comes an intimate, news-making look at the true modern power brokers at Pennsylvania Avenue: the First Ladies, from Jackie Kennedy to Michelle Obama and Melania Trump.. One of the most underestimated—and challenging—positions in the world, the First .

      9 of the best holiday first lady looks in White House history. If you go down the list of America’s First Ladies, you’ll find plenty of interesting facts and great achievements. For example, Dolley Madison was the only First Lady given an honorary seat on the floor of Congress (by unanimous consent), and she became a national hero of sorts after saving a rare painting of George Washington before British troops torched the White House in Author: Kaitlyn Yarborough.


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