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A companion to first ladies, edited by Katherine A.S. Sibley

Label
A companion to first ladies
Title
A companion to first ladies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Katherine A.S. Sibley
Contributor
Distributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This volume explores more than two centuries of literature on the First Ladies, from Martha Washington to Michelle Obama, providing the first historiographical overview of these important women in U.S. history
Member of
Cataloging source
CaBNVSL
Dewey number
  • 973.09/9
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
E176.2
LC item number
.C65 2016eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sibley, Katherine A. S.
  • Credo Reference (Firm)
Series statement
Wiley Blackwell companions to American history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Presidents' spouses
Label
A companion to first ladies, edited by Katherine A.S. Sibley
Link
https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/wileyfirst?institutionId=4215
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes on contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- References -- Further reading -- Chapter 1. Martha Washington -- Chapter 2. Abigail Adams -- Chapter 3. Martha Jefferson Randolph, first daughter -- Chapter 4. James and Dolley Madison and the quest for unity -- Chapter 5. Elizabeth Monroe -- Chapter 6. A monarch in a republic -- Chapter 7. Rachel Donelson Robards Jackson -- Chapter 8. Angelica Singleton Van Buren, First Lady for a Widower -- Chapter 9. The Ladies of Tippecanoe, and Tyler Too -- Chapter 10. Sarah Polk -- Chapter 11. Margaret Taylor, Abigail Fillmore, and Jane Pierce -- Chapter 12. Harriet Rebecca Lane Johnston -- Chapter 13. Mary Todd Lincoln -- Chapter 14. Eliza McCardle Johnson and Julia Dent Grant -- Chapter 15. Lucy Webb Hayes, Lucretia Rudolph Garfield, and Mary Arthur McElroy -- Chapter 16. Rose Cleveland, Frances Cleveland, Caroline Harrison, Mary McKee -- Chapter 17. Ida McKinley -- Chapter 18. Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt -- Chapter 19. Helen Herron Taft -- Chapter 20. Ellen Axson Wilson -- Chapter 21. Edith Wilson -- Chapter 22. Florence Kling Harding -- Chapter 23. Grace Coolidge -- Chapter 24. The historiography of Lou Henry Hoover -- Chapter 25. Anna Eleanor Roosevelt -- Chapter 26. Eleanor Roosevelt -- Chapter 27. Elizabeth Virginia "Bess" Wallace Truman -- Chapter 28. Overrated pleasures and underrated treasures -- Chapter 29. Jacqueline Kennedy -- Chapter 30. Lady Bird Johnson -- Chapter 31. An unlikely first lady --
  • Chapter 32. Betty Ford -- Chapter 33. Eleanor Rosalynn Smith Carter -- Chapter 34. Nancy Reagan -- Chapter 35. Barbara Pierce Bush -- Chapter 36. Barbara Pierce Bush -- Chapter 37. Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Chapter 38. Laura Welch Bush -- Chapter 39. First Lady Michelle Obama -- Chapter 40. First Lady Michelle Obama
Control code
9781786846495
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (46 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786846495
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
10 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00567439
  • (Credo)wileyfirst2016
  • (OCoLC)1017608162
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A companion to first ladies, edited by Katherine A.S. Sibley
Link
https://search.credoreference.com/content/title/wileyfirst?institutionId=4215
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Notes on contributors -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- References -- Further reading -- Chapter 1. Martha Washington -- Chapter 2. Abigail Adams -- Chapter 3. Martha Jefferson Randolph, first daughter -- Chapter 4. James and Dolley Madison and the quest for unity -- Chapter 5. Elizabeth Monroe -- Chapter 6. A monarch in a republic -- Chapter 7. Rachel Donelson Robards Jackson -- Chapter 8. Angelica Singleton Van Buren, First Lady for a Widower -- Chapter 9. The Ladies of Tippecanoe, and Tyler Too -- Chapter 10. Sarah Polk -- Chapter 11. Margaret Taylor, Abigail Fillmore, and Jane Pierce -- Chapter 12. Harriet Rebecca Lane Johnston -- Chapter 13. Mary Todd Lincoln -- Chapter 14. Eliza McCardle Johnson and Julia Dent Grant -- Chapter 15. Lucy Webb Hayes, Lucretia Rudolph Garfield, and Mary Arthur McElroy -- Chapter 16. Rose Cleveland, Frances Cleveland, Caroline Harrison, Mary McKee -- Chapter 17. Ida McKinley -- Chapter 18. Edith Kermit Carow Roosevelt -- Chapter 19. Helen Herron Taft -- Chapter 20. Ellen Axson Wilson -- Chapter 21. Edith Wilson -- Chapter 22. Florence Kling Harding -- Chapter 23. Grace Coolidge -- Chapter 24. The historiography of Lou Henry Hoover -- Chapter 25. Anna Eleanor Roosevelt -- Chapter 26. Eleanor Roosevelt -- Chapter 27. Elizabeth Virginia "Bess" Wallace Truman -- Chapter 28. Overrated pleasures and underrated treasures -- Chapter 29. Jacqueline Kennedy -- Chapter 30. Lady Bird Johnson -- Chapter 31. An unlikely first lady --
  • Chapter 32. Betty Ford -- Chapter 33. Eleanor Rosalynn Smith Carter -- Chapter 34. Nancy Reagan -- Chapter 35. Barbara Pierce Bush -- Chapter 36. Barbara Pierce Bush -- Chapter 37. Hillary Rodham Clinton -- Chapter 38. Laura Welch Bush -- Chapter 39. First Lady Michelle Obama -- Chapter 40. First Lady Michelle Obama
Control code
9781786846495
Dimensions
digital files.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Enhanced Credo edition
Extent
1 online resource (46 entries)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to authorized users and institutions
Isbn
9781786846495
Media category
electronic
Media MARC source
isbdmedia
Other physical details
10 images
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CaBNVSL)gtp00567439
  • (Credo)wileyfirst2016
  • (OCoLC)1017608162
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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