Past Event

First Ladies as Activists and Leaders

A Road Scholar Program by Sharon Alter

First Ladies in modern times have never been a homogenous group. This presentation compares and contrasts the roles, trials and tribulations, and accomplishments of Betty Ford, Rosalynn Carter, Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush, and Hillary Rodham Clinton as First Ladies.


This event is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact Elgin History Museum, at 847.742.4248.