First Ladies

Selected full-text books and articles on this topic

The Presidents' Wives: Reassessing the Office of First Lady
Robert P. Watson.
L. Rienner, 2000
The Politics of the President's Wife
Maryanne Borrelli.
Texas A&M University Press, 2011
First Ladies
Betty Boyd Caroli.
Oxford University Press, 1995 (Expanded edition)
The President's Partner: The First Lady in the Twentieth Century
Myra G. Gutin.
Greenwood Press, 1989
Presidential Wives
Paul F. Boller Jr.
Oxford University Press, 1988
Presidential Frontiers: Underexplored Issues in White House Politics
Ryan J. Barilleaux.
Praeger Publishers, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 11 "First Partner: First Ladies and Their Roles"
Women, Media, and Politics
Pippa Norris.
Oxford University Press, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 9 "The First Lady, Political Power, and the Media: Who Elected Her Anyway?"
Not So! Popular Myths about America from Columbus to Clinton
Paul F. Boller Jr.
Oxford University Press, 1995
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 42 "Presidential Wives"
The First Lady Reconsidered: Presidential Partner and Political Institution
Watson, Robert P.
Presidential Studies Quarterly, Vol. 27, No. 4, Fall 1997
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Portia: The World of Abigail Adams
Edith B. Gelles.
Indiana University Press, 1995
FREE! Dolly Madison
Maud Wilder Goodwin.
Charles Scribner's Sons, 1896
Mary Todd Lincoln: A Biography
Jean H. Baker.
Norton, 1987
An Independent Woman: The Life of Lou Henry Hoover
Anne Beiser Allen; Jon L. Wakelyn.
Greenwood Press, 2000
Eleanor Roosevelt: A Passion to Improve
Ray Spangenburg; Diane K. Moser.
Facts on File, 1997
The Presidency and Domestic Policies of Jimmy Carter
Herbert D. Rosenbaum; Alexej Ugrinsky.
Greenwood Press, 1994
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 22 "Rosalynn Carter in the White House"
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